PROJECTS

Confidential – World Famous Food & Drink Company

Benchmax / Sawmax

Acceleration of training and development of personnel during the Coronavirus pandemic. Deployed Sysmax Compliance / Capability / Testing / eLearning systems. Client experienced staff shortages and needed to recruit / develop personnel more rapidly than before whilst maintaining standards of compliance. Large numbers of personnel required to go through Sysmax systems within a few weeks of notification.

Confidential

Treemax

Advice on standard versus advanced technologies to optimise field design and economic performance for an onshore oilfield.  Integrated subsurface and well technology analysis to collaboratively derive optimum value for a circa 1 billion barrel field.

Talisman Energy - Marginal Field Development Support

Riskmax / Treemax / Fieldmax / Drillmax

String of Pearls project analysing the potential to produce and tieback a series of proximal discoveries using subsea linkage of the fields. Risk based economics were produced for each marginal field and then linked to analyse the combined effects of the portfolio.

BP GWO

Casmax

BP worldwide provision of competency management systems incorporating skills and knowledge tracking, career development, critical skills, simulation, testing, certification and eLearning.

Ranger Angola - Multi-Lateral Well Design Planning & Procurement

Riskmax / Treemax / Fieldmax / Drillmax

Designed first MLT well from a semisubmersible rig in deepwater for the Kiame field. FPSO was on order and only one well was expected to be ready for production. To enhance production in the time frame and to meet schedule requirements an MLT well was planned which led to a dramatic improvement in field economics and was an economic success.

Talisman Energy - Marginal Field Development Support

Riskmax / Treemax / Fieldmax / Drillmax

Tartan infill drilling risked economic evaluation looking in to TTRD and CTD potential for small accumulations being brought on-stream without risking existing reserves recovery and production of current wells.

BP - Atlantic Margin - Subsea Protection Strategy

Riskmax / Treemax / Drillmax

Risk Analysis of drilling Deep Water wells west of Shetland in water depths to c. 1500m. Looked in to risks of fishing vessels, weather, submarine collision, temperature profiles.

Nexen - Rig Contract Strategy

Riskmax / Treemax

Risk Management advice on rig contracting strategies for an Exploration portfolio.

Shell International

Casmax

Deployment of competency assurance system globally (subsequently integrated to SAP HR).

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Casmax

Deployment of competency assurance system globally.

Lasmo

Casmax

Deployment of competency assurance system for the Markham Field.

Confidential

Drillmax

Marginal field evaluation and recommendations for improved economic performance for a small marginal HPHT field using advanced technology for well design and production facilities. Demonstrated potential for economic recovery using simplified well design and an independent buoy production facility.

Total - Dalian Angola

Riskmax

2005 Risk Management of the deployment of Xmas trees across live production lines alongside active drilling units in deepwater.

Talisman Energy - Riser Replacement

Riskmax / Treemax

2010 Risk Management of central processing platform shut down decision when replacing a riser with a heavy lift barge alongside.

Talisman Energy - Marginal Field Development Support

Riskmax / Treemax / Fieldmax / Drillmax

Design optimisation of the Burghley field marginal field comparing complex designer wells with standard technology to produce from three proximal horizons. A cost saving of £20m was outlined with a 20% enhanced probability of success.

Talisman Energy - North Sea

Riskmax / Treemax / Fieldmax

2006 - Auk field acquisition and conceptual field design for Auk North evaluating ERD vs subsea tieback vs Unmanned Platform. Performed detailed Risk Management for submission to Board for financial sanction.

Halliburton

Casmax

Deployment of competency assurance system in support of integrated services.

Talisman Energy - Marginal Field Development Support

Riskmax / Treemax / Fieldmax / Drillmax

Claymore rig upgrade evaluation using risk analysis and option decision making techniques to compare the economics of a major or minor rig upgrade to tieback prospects in the area.

Talisman Inc

Casmax

Deployment of competency assurance system globally (integrated to SAP HR).

Talisman Energy - Marginal Field Development Support

Riskmax / Treemax / Fieldmax / Drillmax

Modular rig study analysing the pros and cons of using a modular rig for drilling and completions on the Montrose and Arbroath fields.

Nexen CNOOC

Riskmax / Treemax / Fieldmax / Drillmax

Evaluation of the economic impact of using a modular rig for infill drilling and workovers on the Buzzard field (North Sea). Included complex simulations of probabilistic interventions, costs and production impacts.

Maersk Oil & Gas

Casmax

Deployment of competency assurance system in North Sea.

Confidential - Shut Down Risk Assessment & Decision Making

Riskmax / Treemax

Risk assessment and decision analysis for a major shut-down decision for a central processing platform when conducting upgrades to risers using a DP heavy lift barge alongside.

BP - Atlantic Margin - Conceptual Field Design

Riskmax / Treemax / Drillmax

Conceptual field designs for the Claire, Foinavon and Schiehallion deepwater fields.

BP Harding - Risk Assessment Of Feasibility Study

Riskmax / Treemax / Fieldmax / Drillmax

Review of the associated risks of the subsurface, (reservoir, geology, completion), drilling and facilities upgrade cost implication for an extended reach satellite development. Derived the optimal risked NPV option revealing multi-million pound potential improvement in the project.

Talisman Energy - Rig Destruction

Riskmax

2009 Risk Management of a planned rig removal from a platform using gin pole techniques and abseil specialists in an exceptionally dangerous situation.

ExxonMobil

Casmax

Deployment of competency assurance system in mid North Sea.

Talisman UK

Casmax

Deployment of competency assurance system in mid North Sea.

Confidential

Riskmax / Treemax

Evaluation of the probability of companies being found grossly negligent in a major accident for a large international investor.

Premier Oil

Casmax

Deployment of competency assurance system globally.

Talisman Energy - Marginal Field Development Support

Riskmax / Treemax / Fieldmax / Drillmax

Scapa field production riser replacement risk assessment analysing the safety risks associated with complex construction in a restricted area.

Talisman Energy - Creation of a Risk Management system

Riskmax

Initiated in 2005 and continued through audit to implementation across Wells, Subsurface and Facilities. Projects facilitated have covered accident prevention, performance optimisation, environmental protection and feasibility evaluations.

Amerada Hess

Casmax

Deployment of competency assurance system in mid North Sea.

Total UK - HPHT Workover Options Analysis

Riskmax / Treemax

Franklin field development workover risk evaluation of options for complex re-entry and workover following two failed attempts. Included partner liaison and detailed risk assessment plus economic evaluation of each alternative approach and optimised recommendations.

Talisman Energy - Marginal Field Development Support 

Riskmax / Treemax / Fieldmax / Drillmax

Claymore ERD vs Subsea tieback risked economic analysis and recommendations for a satellite field production opportunity.

Global Marine

Casmax

Deployment of competency assurance system in support of drilling project management.

Confidential - Acquisition Advice

Riskmax

Risk Management of numerous evaluations of oil and gas fields for possible purchase by an Operator from 1997 to 2008. Included accident prevention and environmental risk management.

Kerr McGee

Casmax

Deployment of competency assurance system in mid North Sea.

Total UK

Casmax

Deployment of competency assurance system in mid North Sea.

Confidential

Riskmax / Treemax

2009 - Risk Management including a Treemax simulation of potential outturns of a major environmental incident in which a 30% fall in market capitalisation and oil on every shore in a major continental shelf was envisaged.

Talisman Energy - Acquisition Support

Riskmax

Acquisition advice on purchase of 40 producing fields and most rapid expansion of an Operator in the North Sea. Conceptual design of tiebacks, new fields, risk management of purchased fields, Well Engineering input to field economics for acquisitions. Fields included Claymore, Piper, Tartan, Montrose, Arbroath, Scapa, Beatrice, Buchan, Clyde, Ross, Auk plus a number of declined prospects. Estimated 85 field evaluations in total.

ConocoPhillips Jasmine Field - Risk Management and Economic Evaluation

Riskmax / Treemax / Fieldmax

2008 - Risk Management of various design alternatives for the development of the Jasmine HPHT field including use of Treemax and Fieldmax simulations of different conceptual field designs and economic results. Simulated various numbers of platforms and drill centres to recommend optimal configuration.

Multiple Clients - Risk Management

Riskmax

Over 250 project Risk Assessments performed internationally for Well Engineering, Facilities and Subsurface team clients covering conceptual field design, well planning, facilities upgrade and ranging from detailed pre-operations to initial concept screening.

Talisman Energy - Marginal Field Development Support

Riskmax / Treemax / Fieldmax / Drillmax

Auk North conceptual design comparing subsea tieback with minimal facilities platform and ERD. Options analysed included export to Auk Main and Fulmar. Recommended subsea tieback which was implemented with considerable success.

Confidential 

Riskmax / Drillmax

Conceptual field design and re-analysis of economics for a non-operated field considering phased development, MOPU facilities, well design simplification and cash flow optimisation. Resulted in substantial improvement in overall economics recommended to the Operator and partners.

Confidential - Risk Assessment for Relief Well Drilling

Riskmax / Treemax / Drillmax

Risk and decision analysis for potential relief well to deal with a leaking wellhead for a producing subsea well.

Dong Denmark - Feasibility Study & Risk Assessment

Riskmax

Risk analysis for the Nini field ERD project to ascertain the chances of successful completion in a complex designer well inter-bridging two production horizons separated by shale which had failed to reach TD on previous occasions.

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