Operations

Forums & Workgroups / Operations
  • Commercial managers forum
    The Commercial Managers Forum (CMF) exists to provide sustainable leadership for developing and embedding the collaborative and problem-solving commercial behaviours needed to efficiently deliver MER UK.

 

  • Decommissioning Forum
    The overall aim of the Decommissioning Forum is to discuss relevant decommissioning issues, share best practices, interact with other industry stakeholders, interact with other Oil & Gas UK Forums, provide a networking opportunity and provide the regulators with a space to test policy areas.

 

  • Decommissioning North Sea Trade Association collaboration
    The North Sea Trade association decommissioning collaboration group is set up to regularly engage, inform, share, ensure alignment, and avoid duplication across North Sea trade associations.

 

  • The Decommissioning Operators Technical Group is a focussed forum for operators.  The aim of the forum is to discuss detailed technical issues surrounding decommissioning and allow a forum for specialist knowledge to be shared.

 

  • Exploration Manager’s Special Interest Group
    This group will work to identify opportunities where industry can work together, without the OGA, to improve exploration and appraisal activity, avoiding replication of work being undertaken elsewhere, and will provide input to the MER Exploration Taskforce as appropriate.

 

  • FPSO Network To provide a pan-industry, regular network where issues of common interest, relevant experiences and incidents can be aired and discussed to share good practise and enable the sharing of lessons learned (operator and supply chain – regulators invited on occasion).
  • Reserves Progression
    The UKCS expected Recovery Factor has remained unchanged for over 10 years. The level of decline in UKCS reserves base is high and in the field determined areas there is a contingent resource base of 2.1 B boe, according to industry.

 

  • Reservoir and Wells Optimisation Task Finish Group
    The Reservoir and Wells Optimisation Task Finish Group identifies, communicates and promotes methods to ensure the addresses the maximisation of production from the existing industry well stock in a cost effective and efficient manner.

 

  • Southern North Sea Operators Forum
    Comprised of Southern North Sea area managers and operations managers, the SNS Ops forum looks to create an effective network of SNS Operations managers through increased cooperation and collaboration.

 

  • Well Decommissioning Operator Network
    To provide a formal body through which members’ representatives can share best practices, review decommissioning cross-industry issues, create and resource task finish groups (“TFGs”) for any specific tasks, interact with other industry stakeholders, Oil & Gas UK Forums and regulators, and to prepare recommendations/guidelines for consideration of the Wells Forum members [operator only at this time].

 

  • Well Services Contractors Network
    A subset of the wells forum, the objective of the wells services contractors network is to provide a formal body through which well service providers can discuss shared industry challenges and identify possible solutions, to share best practices and lessons learned.

 

  • Wells Forum
    The objective of the forum is to provide a formal body through which members’ representatives can share best practices, review well life cycle cross-industry issues, create and resource task finish groups (“TFGs”) for any specific tasks, interact with other industry stakeholders, Oil & Gas UK Forums and regulators, and to prepare recommendations/guidelines for consideration of the Oil & Gas UK Board and members.

 

  • Wells Guidelines Task Finish Group
    The Wells Forum is part of a project team with at least one dedicated resource to compile a series of well life cycle integrity guidelines like the Guidelines for the suspension and abandonment of wells.

All Forums & Workgroups

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Decommissioning Forum Steering Committee

Roles & Responsibilities The Responsibilities of the decommissioning forum steering committee are as follows: • As leaders in the UK...

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Decommissioning North Sea Trade Association collaboration

The North Sea Trade association decommissioning collaboration group is set up to regularly engage, inform, share, ensure alignment, and avoid...

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Decommissioning Benchmarking Task Finish Group

The Operators Decommissioning Technical Group (ODTG) has identified that the operator community would value from a set of cost benchmarks...

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Well Services Contractors Network

A subset of the wells forum, the objective of the wells services contractors network is to provide a formal body...

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Southern North Sea Operators Forum

Comprised of Southern North Sea area managers and operations managers, the SNS Ops forum looks to create an effective network...

Forum

Decommissioning Operator Technical Group

The Decommissioning Operators Technical Group is a focussed forum for operators. The aim of the forum is to discuss detailed...

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Decommissioning Forum

The Decommissioning Forum is open to all members with an interest in decommissioning. The overall aim of the Decommissioning Forum...

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Reserves Progression

The UKCS expected Recovery Factor has remained unchanged for over 10 years. The level of decline in UKCS reserves base...

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Well Decommissioning Operator Network

To provide a formal body through which members’ representatives can share best practices, review decommissioning cross-industry issues, create and resource...

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Wells Forum

The objective of the forum is to provide a formal body through which members’ representatives can share best practices, review...

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Wells Guidelines Task Finish Group

The Wells Forum is part of a project team with at least one dedicated resource to compile a series of...

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Reservoir and Wells Optimisation Task Finish Group

The Reservoir and Wells Optimisation Task Finish Group identifies, communicates and promotes methods to ensure the addresses the maximisation of...

Forum

FPSO Network

To provide a pan-industry, regular network where issues of common interest, relevant experiences and incidents can be aired and discussed...

Forum

Exploration Manager’s Special Interest Group

This group will work to identify opportunities where industry can work together, without the OGA, to improve exploration and appraisal...

Forum

Commercial managers forum

The Commercial Managers Forum (CMF) exists to provide sustainable leadership for developing and embedding the collaborative and problem-solving commercial behaviours...