The principles and practices described in the Guidelines provide a common approach to estimating field-wide well decommissioning costs. The Guideline outlines best practice based on industry experience. Whilst not prescriptive, their application will aid UK Operators of offshore and onshore oil and gas wells to generate estimates.
This guideline can also be purchased as part of a package with the Guidelines for the Abandonment of Wells, Issue 5, July 2015 and the North Sea Well Abandonment Study, Nov 2008 at a cost of £100 for non members. Members can purchase this for free. Guidelines package for the Abandonment of Wells