Next issue

World Expro Awards 2014Top

The inaugural World Expro Awards featuring the winning nominees across a range of industry disciplines and categories.

Regional focus − AsiaTop

Market outlook

GlobalData offers research from the latest survey, looking at procurement and budgetary trends in the Asia-Pacific offshore oil and gas industry.

Show preview − OTC Asia 2014

After more than 40 years in Houston, OTC is launching its first Asian event in Malaysia. We find out what delegates and exhibitors can expect.

Drilling & well technologyTop

Konstantin Burdin, well intervention geoMarket technical engineer, Schlumberger

Schlumberger’s Konstantin Burdin discusses the wider range of applications for coiled tubing when considering their use in horizontal wells.

Subsea productionTop

Mazuin Ismail, head, projects & engineering division, Petronas

With a range of E&P responsibilities, we find out how offshore E&P varies for Petronas, domestically and internationally, and how this impacts on the subsea working environment for field engineers.

Pipeline technologyTop

John Berstad, lead engineer, rigid pipelines, Technip

John Berstad takes us through the critical planning process that takes place prior to Subsea pipelaying projects, and how all technical challenges are considered and overcome before construction begins.

Design, engineering & constructionTop


Communications and data managementTop

Fayez Kharbat, engineering knowledge and resources division, Saudi Aramco

IP protection is crucial to any industry that invests so heavily in research and development. We find out how the IT architecture at Saudi Aramco is designed to protect the organisation’s data and intellectual property.

Transport & logisticsTop

Arnstein Eknes, segment director, special ships, DNV Norway

DNV discusses the trade-off between efficiency and industry needs in offshore support vessel design.

Safety and securityTop

Edward Hamilton, head of threat and vulnerability management, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)

PwC discuss the need to priortise oil and gas assets, and protect them against physical and cyber attacks.

Inspection, maintenance & repairTop

Kaj-Ove Skartun, manager subsea IMR, Statoil

Subsea inspection, maintenance and repair have come a long way since Statoil’s first offshore exploration several decades ago. Skartun discusses how IMR practices and technology have had to evolve as production assets have changed over the years.


Austin Hand, project director, Brent Decommissioning Project, Shell

With the Brent decommissioning project well underway, we find out what technical hurdles the team have faced and how they been overcome, and how the overall schedule is progressing.

Privacy Policy
We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.