Decommissioning News

James Fisher Sister Companies Merge

January 15, 2020
(Photo: James Fisher Offshore) Offshore services firm James Fisher Offshore (JFO) said it is consolidating its services with those of...
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New technologies speed up plug and abandonment of oil and gas wells

January 15, 2020
Decommissioning, Plug, Abandonment, GlobalData With decommissioning being an increasingly important field for oil and gas operators, companies have invested significantly...
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Innovation and efficiency drive lower decommissioning costs

January 15, 2020
Michael Tholen (OGUK): “Collaboration needed to deliver the overall 35% cost reduction target” Over the next decade £15.2Bn (US$19.8Bn) is...
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New technologies speed up plug and abandonment of oil and gas wells

January 12, 2020
With decommissioning being an increasingly important field for oil and gas operators, companies have invested significantly in technologies that could reduce the time and cost of these essential operations. GlobalData’s offshore technology looks at four new systems that could improve the plug and abandonment process.
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Decommissioning Hard to Nail Down

January 12, 2020
The North Sea decommissioning picture is murky at best, and its constantly evolving timetable is proving difficult to plan for, judging by the qualifying comments of a number of operators and regulators, of late.
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Concrete example of dealing with decommissioning rubble

January 12, 2020
Research is under way to quantify the environmental implications of dealing with the huge quantities of concrete rubble will arise across the NDA’s 17 sites as facilities are demolished following decommissioning and clean-up.
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