Entries for 'decommissioning'
Well abandonment is driven by economic decisions, namely when unit lifting costs are no longer profitable. Generally, governmental authorities require that well operators perform safe and environmentally compliant abandonment operations by establishing a permanent barrier to reta...
How can you safely reduce the biggest expense in decommissioning?
Decommissioning is a major project that offers only the downside of huge costs and risks.
What can the industry do to make the process safer, more secure and cheaper?
So far, technology has driven savings in top...
The new Oil and Gas Authority and the Oil and Gas UK have set out clear guidelines for the decommissioning of oil and gas infrastructure and wells following the effect of low oil prices on our maturing North Sea reserves. There have been conferences and presentations on the subje...