Our Track Record

By Substructure

TANKERS

  • FEED for Schiehallion FPSO Test Train Debottlenecking – BP
  • FEED for Greater Plutonio FPSO – BP Angola
  • Detailed Design of VLCC Conversion for FSU – Espoir Field – Phillips
  • Benchmarking of North Sea floating production – Esso
  • Technical Audit of Basic Design of the Rang Dong Field Wellhead & FPSO –
  • panVietnamPetroleum Co. Ltd
  • Process Operations Review of Conoco McCullough FPSO – Noble Denton
  • Facilities Design for North Sea FPSO – Confidential Client
  • Design Philosophies for Troll Oil by Tankers- Norsk Hydro
  • Field Development Planning on the Gryphon & Forth Cluster – Kerr McGee
  • Layouts for Durwood/Dauntless FPSO Conversion – AMEC
  • Consulting Services for Esso Balder Tender – AMEC

POWER GENERATION

  • Engineering Manager for Feasibility Studies on multiple Thermal Power Plants:
  • 10 GW power plant in Johannesburg using ENI/Anadarko gas from a 2,500 km, 42 inch pipeline from Northern Mozambique
  • 10 GW power plant in Mozambique using 500 kV High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) Transmission 2,500 km to Johannesburg
  • 3 GW onshore power plant fed from offshore LNG gasification terminal
  • 2 GW power plant in Western Cape fed from offshore FPSO & deep-water gas field
  • 150 MW thermal power plant using detoxified MSW (biomass) as fuel
  • 15 MW thermail power plant using detoxified MSW (biomass) as fuel
  • Modex on 122 MGJ/an Gas Plant to 183 MGJ/an
  • Multiple optimization & safety projects on the 183 MGJ/an Gas Plant
  • Troubleshooting on HP Compression, LP Compression & SRB/H2S Removal
  • Training staff in HYSYS & Que$tor
  • Wrote SPI Philosophies for Pressure Equipment & Project Management
  • Facilities & drilling design & estimation for bidding Mozambique Round 4
  • Consultancy on H2S problem on Partner-Operated Gabon FPSO

BARGES/FPSO

  • Zero-Based Development of Natuna – Esso/AMEC/Kaverner

TLPs

  • Major Capex Reduction Program for BP East of Shetlands TLP – AMEC
  • Feasibility Study of Snorre – TLP – Live vs. Dead Crude – Saga
  • Feasibility Study of TLP for Fina Exploration – AKER
  • Feasibility Study of TLP on Troll East for Statoil – AKER
  • Economic Screening of Additional Development Scenarios for Snorre – Saga
  • Equipment Definitions for Snorre – Saga
  • Layout Study of Tension Legged Platform for Troll – Statoil
  • Layout Study of Snorre TLP – Saga

SEMISUBMERSIBLES

  • Conceptual Design of Troll as a Floater – Norske Shell
  • Feasibility Studies of Snorre – Monotower GBS plus Floater – Saga
  • Feasibility Study of Semi-Submersible Conversion – Wartsila Turku
  • Feasibility Study of 40 Mbpd on an Aker H.4.2 – AKER
  • Feasibility Study of the Ivanhoe Field using a THP-5500 – CFEM
  • Feasibility Study of Hibernia on a THP-10,000 – CFEM
  • Economic Screening of Additional Development Scenarios for Snorre – Saga
  • Economic Screening of Four Floaters for Troll West – Norsk Hydro
  • Conceptual Design Layouts for the Hibernia Field – CFEM
  • Layout Study of Monsanto Block 15/21a on an Aker H.4.2 – AKER
  • Layout Study of Floating Production Unit for the Miller Field – AKER
  • Layout Study of Tiffany Field on a Semi-Submersible – CFEM
  • Layout Study of Balmoral Field on a Semi-Submersible – CFEM
  • Layout Study of Modifications for the T-2600 Jack-up – CFEM
  • Layout Study of 20 Mbpd on the CFEM TH-2800 Semi-Submersible
  • Layout Study of Catenary Anchored Floater for Troll – Norsk Hydro
  • Layouts for MacCulloch Semi Conversion – AMEC
  • Cost Estimation of 20 Mbpd on the CFEM TH-2800 Semi-Submersible

JACK-UPs

  • Detailed Design of Jack-up Conversion – Espoir Field – Phillips
  • Field Development Planning on the Gryphon & Forth Cluster – BP

SUBSEA

  • Cold Start-Up Procedures for Schiehallion FPSO Wells & Manifolds– BP UK
  • Subsea, Risers & Topsides – Greater Plutonio FPSO – BP Angola
  • Extended Reach Subsea Study – Shell UK
  • Design of 8 Looped Wells in 400 ft water plus riser – Espoir Field – Phillips
  • Confidential Feasibility Study – Esso UK
  • Major Capex Reduction Study on Britannia Subsea Flowlines – Conoco & Chevron
  • Field Development Planning on the Gryphon & Forth Cluster – Kerr McGee & BP
  • Subsea Development of S.E. Auk – Shell
  • Troll Subsea Studies – Norsk Hydro

PLATFORMS WITH STEEL JACKETS

  • Country Asset Optimisation – Dubai Petroleum Co.
  • Zero Based Development of Natuna – Esso
  • Engineering & Design of Pulai A & B Platforms – Malaysia – Esso
  • Conversion of the Drilling Utilities Modules on Tembungo – Esso
  • EPC of Satellite Drilling Platform on Texas Block 331L – Rutherford Oil
  • EPC of Host Production Platform on Texas Block 310L – Rutherford Oil
  • Operating Procedures Manuals – 48 volumes for Tiffany Platform- Agip
  • Conceptual Design of the No.Cormorant Platform – Shell
  • Conceptual Design of Morecambe Bay Phase I Stage II – British Gas
  • Conceptual Design of Modifications on Morecambe Bay Stage II for Electrodialysis of MEG –
    British Gas
  • Design Competition for the Shearwater Field Development – Shell
  • Feasibility & Conceptual Design of No. Cormorant Field – Shell
  • Pre-Conceptual Design of the Shearwater Field Development – Shell
  • Pre-Conceptual Design of the Nelson Field Development – Shell
  • Major Capex Reduction Study on Britannia – Conoco & Chevron
  • Major Capex Reduction Program for ETAPs – AMEC
  • Major Capex Reduction Study for Alba – Chevron
  • Optimization of Strathspey as a Fixed Platform – Texaco
  • Minimum Facilities Audit on ONGC Design – AMEC
  • Minimum Facilities Study for Eider – Shell
  • Minimum Facilities Study for Guillemot – Shell
  • Minimum Facilities Consultants – Detailed Design of Gannet – Shell
  • Minimum Facilities Study for Gryphon – Kerr McGee
  • Minimum Facilities Wedding Cake for the Scott Field – Kerr McGee
  • Minimum Facilities Study for USA vs UK vs Norway – Esso
  • Feasibility Study of No. Cormorant Field – Shell
  • Feasibility Study of Condensate Handling on the Rough Field
  • Feasibility Study of Exhaust Gas Injection for Ekofisk – Norsk Hydro
  • Feasibility Study of F-7/Emden – NAM
  • Feasibility Study of Priazlomnoye Development in Russia – Hamilton Oil
  • Feasibility Study of Pars Field Development w/ OSCO/NIOC – Esso
  • Feasibility Study of Eugene Island Block 327 – USA – Oxy
  • Feasibility Study of Unmanned Minimum Topsides Facilities – Total
  • Feasibility Study of Strathspey as a Fixed Platform – Texaco
  • Feasibility Study of Haltenbaken Development – Saga
  • Economic Screening of Additional Development Scenarios for Snorre – Saga
  • Economic Screening of Development of Alba & Bosun Fields – Chevron
  • Field Development Planning For Block 30/18 – HTHP Tenneco
  • Field Development Planning on the Gryphon & Forth Cluster (w/ GOSP) – Kerr McGee
  • Field Development Study – Block 2/2 – Saga
  • Field Development Planning – Haltenbanken – NPD
  • Layout Study of Gullfax Phase II – Steel vs GBS – Saga
  • Layout Study of Block 30/9 Studies – Norsk Hydro
  • Layout Study of Espoir Field – Phillips
  • Layout Study of Fixed Steel Platforms for Troll – Norsk Hydro
  • Audit and Major Capex Reduction White Paper on Andrew – AMEC
  • Audit of Cost and Weight Estimates for Petromina Natuna – W.R. Grace
  • Audit of Forties Facilities for Secondary Recovery – Esso
  • Audit of South East Indy Development – Shell
  • Audit of Eider Design Basis for Minimum Facilities – Shell
  • Audit of Design and HUC of S.E. Indy – Shell
  • Audit of Detailed Design of Eider – Shell
  • Audit of a Minimum Self-Contained Drilling/Production Platform – Shell
  • Audit for Simplification of Specifications & Requisitions on Tern – Shell
  • Audit of Hook-up Readiness for S.E. Indy – Shell
  • Audit for Simplification of the Eider Drilling System – Shell
  • Audit for Simplification of the Eider Field – Shell
  • Audit of Troll Field Development – Shell
  • Audit of Troll Development Layouts – Norsk Hydro
  • Audit of Troll Layouts – Norsk Hydro
  • Audit of Brage Field Feasibility Study Layouts – Norsk Hydro
  • Process Audit for the F-3 Development – NAM
  • Audit of Host Platform for the Bunter Field – CFEM
  • 60 Day Acceptance Review of the Tiffany Conceptual Design – AMEC
  • Audit of Design Basis on Bruce – AMEC
  • Audit of Esmond Field – Process Analysis
  • Audit of Gulf of Mexico Platforms for Bankers – Process Analysis
  • Audit and Cost Estimation for a Confidential N/S Oilfield – Spur
  • Cost Risk Analysis on Brage Development – NPD
  • Consultation of the Development of the Nam Uhr Reservoir – QGPC
  • Risk Analysis for Morecambe Bay Phase I Stage II – British Gas
  • Tern Fabrication Yard Plan – Phase I – Shell
  • Allocation of Tiffany Capex between Tiffany & Toni – Agip
  • Weight and Cost Estimation for the Eider Integrated Deck – Shell
  • Cost Estimation of Confidential N/S Oil Development – Deminex
  • Cost Estimation of Tommeliten Wellhead Platform – CFEM
  • Cost Estimation of Southern Gas Platforms – Mobil
  • Negotiation of PSC for Guneshili, Chirag & Azeri with Western Oil Companies –
    Republic of Azerbaijan
  • Project Management Services on the Ameland Project – NAM
  • Operations Philosophy for F-3 Development – NAM
  • Contracts Preparation, Tendering, and Conditioning – Mobil
  • Development of the Scope of Work for the Tern Tender – Shell
  • Development of the Scope of Work for Eider Follow-On – Shell
  • Design of Project Co-ordination Procedures for Nelson – Shell
  • Consulting Services for Natuna Project Management Prequal – AMEC
  • Creation of 4500 Instrument Loop Diagrams for Tiffany – Agip
  • Writing Operating Procedures Manuals – 48 volumes for Tiffany – Agip
  • R & D Study of Desalting MEG on Morecambe CPP1 – British Gas
  • COFP – Definition of HUC Logic to Arrive At Earliest First Oil – Agip
  • Process Engineering Consultancy for Eider – Shell
  • Electrical Engineering Consultant – British Gas
  • Process Engineering Consultancy on East Brae – Marathon
  • Debottlenecking Study of Brae – Marathon
  • Technical Author for Dunbar – Total
  • Study of S.E. Forties Developed by Catalogue Engineering – BP
  • Study of EPIC vs Distributed Contract for Tiffany – AGIP

PLATFORMS WITH GRAVITY BASE SUBSTRUCTURES (GBS)

  • Audit of three field development options for five fields – British Gas
  • Pre-Conceptual Methodology for Brent 2000 – Shell
  • Major Capex Reduction Study for Alba – Chevron
  • Major Capex Reduction Study on Britannia – Conoco & Chevron
  • Greenfield Modex of Cormorant/Dunlin (w/ GOSP) – Shell
  • Feasibility Studies of Brent 2000 (w/ GOSP) – Shell
  • Feasibility Study of Sleipner Field – Norsk Hydro
  • Feasibility Study of “Firmfoot Island” Concept – Elkem A/S
  • Feasibility Study of Snorre – Monotower GBS plus Floater – Saga
  • Economic Screening of Brent 2000 – Shell
  • Economic Screening of Sleipner Gamma – NPC
  • Economic Screening of Gullfax Phase II – NPC
  • Economic Screening of Additional Development Scenarios for Snorre – Saga
  • Field Development Planning for Gullfax Phase II – Saga
  • Economic Screening of “Firmfoot Island” Concept – Elkem A/S
  • Pre-Study of Layout Acceptance Criteria – Statoil
  • Conceptual Design Layouts for the Hibernia Field – CFE
  • Layout Study of Gullfax Phase II – Steel vs GBS – Saga
  • Layout Study of Block 30/9 Studies – Norsk Hydro
  • Layout Study of Gullfax Phase II – Norsk Hydro
  • Layout Study of Sleipner West Alternative II – Norsk Hydro
  • Layout Study of Troll East – Norsk Hydro
  • Layout Study of Integrated Deck Layouts for Hibernia – CFEM
  • Riser Layout Studies for Oseberg GBS – Norsk Hydro
  • Layout Study of Sleipner – Norsk Hydro
  • Audit of Hibernia Topsides Weight – Chevron
  • Audit of Sleipner Area Development – Phase II – Statoil
  • Audit of Troll Field Development – Shell
  • Audit of Topsides for the Oseberg Field Centre – Norsk Hydro
  • Audit of Troll Development Layouts – Norsk Hydro
  • Audit of Sleipner Field Development – Norsk Hydro
  • Audit of Oseberg Platform – Norsk Hydro
  • Audit of Troll Layouts – Norsk Hydro
  • Audit of Brage Field Feasibility Study Layouts – Norsk Hydro
  • Consultancy on Ninian Field Development – Chevron
  • Scope of Work for the East Troll Conceptual Design – Saga
  • Statement of Commerciality for the Troll Field – Norsk Hydro
  • Feasibility Study of Integrated Concrete Deck – Saga
  • Brent Rationalization Studies – Esso
  • Engineering Study of Troll Field – Shell
  • Wellhead Piping Study for Gullfax Phase II – Saga

PROCESS & UTILITIES

  • Front-End Briefing Paper on Heavy Oil Production – AMEC
  • Front-End Briefing Paper on HPHT Field Development – AMEC
  • Economic Screening of Applications of HP Steam – Amerada Hess
  • Process Screening Study – Gullfax Soer – Central vs. Satellite – Saga
  • Process Screening Studies for Snorre – Live vs Dead Crude – Saga
  • R & D Study of UK Topsides Design Manhour Reduction – Esso
  • R & D Study of Cost Reduction Through Technical Innovation – Esso
  • R & D Study of UK Industry Competitiveness – Esso
  • R & D Study of UK Design Efficiency Benchmarks – Esso
  • R & D Study of UK Industry Competitiveness – Update – Esso
  • R & D Study of Four-Phase Centrifugal Separator – Esso
  • R & D Study of Topsides Specification by Linear Programming – Deminex
  • Audit of BP Standards re Catalogue Engineering – BP
  • Development of Gas Condensate Facilities Capex Models – Esso
  • Technical Calibration of Worldwide Platforms on GOSP – Esso
  • Survey of UK Industry Relative Competitiveness – Esso
  • Benchmark Studies for Guillemot with OGM, (formerly GOSP) – Esso
  • Study of SS Pipe Stress for Desalination – Weir Westgarth

DRILLING

  • Audit of GCA-1 & 2 Well Planning – Noble Denton
  • Conversion of the Drilling Utilities Modules on Tembungo – Esso
  • Writing the Drilling Operating Procedures Manuals for Tiffany – Agip
  • Major Capex Reduction Study on Britannia – Conoco & Chevron
  • Feasibility Study of Packaged Drill Rigs for Nelson – Shell
  • Risk Analysis for Morecambe Bay Phase I Stage II – British Gas
  • Audit of Hibernia Topsides Weight with OGM, (formerly GOSP) – Chevron
  • Audit for Simplification of the Eider Drilling System – Shell
  • Audit of a Minimum Self-Contained Drilling/Production Platform – Shell
  • Audit of Investment Proposal for Exploration Offshore Sierra Leone

LIVING QUARTERS

  • Writing the LQ Operating Procedures Manuals for Tiffany – Agip
  • Major Capex Reduction Study on Britannia – Conoco & Chevron

PIPELINES

  • Independent Cost Estimate of Southern Swamp Associated Gas Gathering – Shell
  • Writing the Pipeline Operating Procedures Manuals for Tiffany – Agip
  • Pipeline Project Engineering Consultancy in Doha, Qatar – QGPC
  • Oil Pipeline Hydrate Study – Eider – Shell
  • Major Capex Reduction Study on Britannia – Conoco & Chevron

ONSHORE & REFINING

  • Identified RC of 13 firetube failures in FWKO & Heater Treaters – Shell
  • Identified RC of 5 Integral Compressors decline to 20% availability – Shell
  • Design for Debottlenecking of Shell Facilities from 22 Mbpd to 109 Mbpd – Shell
  • Crude Dehydration alternatives for 6 mo. Inspection/Repair of T-3401 – Shell
  • Design for sand removal from gas feed to Gas Lift Compressors – Shell
  • Design for removal of liquids from feed to Gas Lift System – Shell
  • Owner’s Engr Mgr on Expansion of 122 MGJ/an Gas Plant to 183 MGJ/an – SPI
  • Multiple optimization & safety projects on the 183 MGJ/a Gas Plant -SPI
  • Troubleshooting on HP Compression, LP Compression – SPI
  • SRB/H2S Removal from Temane Gas Plant – SPI
  • Training staff in HYSYS & Que$tor – SPI
  • Wrote Philosophies for Pressure Equipment, Flowlines & Pipelines & Project Management – SPI
  • Facilities, drilling design & estimation for Mozambique Round 4 – SPI
  • Consultancy on H2S problem on Partner-Operated Gabon FPSO – SPI
  • Audit of the So. Shapkino Development Plan, Artic Circle, Russia – EBRD
  • Troubleshooting of NGPT Waterflood, Well Drilling & Completion – Russia – Timan Oil
  • Emergency Gas Rehabilitation, Afghanistan – Asian Development Bank
  • Market Survey for Location of a Russian Export Refinery – Lewis & Peat
  • Audit of Batumi Refinery in Adjaria, Georgia – Lewis & Peat
  • Audit of Investment Proposal for Karachaganak Mini-Refinery – Lewis & Peat
  • License applications and development of nine oil and gas fields in Kazakhstan –
  • Wedderburn Securities plc
  • Technical analysis and negotiation of farm-in for 50MMb oil field in Kazakhstan – Lewis & Peat
  • Due Diligence for Gujarat Fields, India – AMEC/Heritage
  • Audit of Redevelopment Risks on Two Fields in Lithuania – Noble Denton
  • Negotiation with YPF for the Management Contract on Projecto Mega
  • Front-End Services for Lump Sum Bid on Akshabulak with OGM, (formerly GOSP) – AMEC
  • Due Diligence for Gujarat Fields, India – AMEC
  • Debottlenecking Expansion Design for the Singapore Refinery – Esso
  • Sulphur Plant Design & Construction for the Singapore Refinery – Esso
  • Design & Field Revamp of De-Methanizer with OGM, (formerly GOSP) 103A/D – Libya
  • Feasibility Study for Expansion of Dubai Gas Plant – Scimitar Petroleum
  • Feasibility Study for Expansion of Wytch Farm – British Gas
  • Feasibility Study of Crude Stabilization with OGM, (formerly GOSP) 103A/D – Libya – Oxy
  • Design Basis Memorandum (DBM) for Singapore Refinery – Esso
  • Design Basis Memorandum (DBM) for Okinawa Refinery – Esso
  • Audit of Petrochem Cost Estimates – USA vs UK – British Petroleum
  • Major Capex Reduction Study on Britannia – Conoco & Chevron
  • Safety Study for Zueitina Gas Plant – Libya – Occidental
  • Design Of Onshore Slug Catcher – Offshore Design Partnership
  • Process & Mechanical Design of Beef Drying Systems – Texas Trading Post

TRAINING COURSES

  • Lead a 2 week seminar/course in China in 1979 on offshore production for the Ministry
    of Oil & Gas
  • Training course at Imperial on Surface Facilities – 2 x 4 days – Sinopec
  • Training course at Imperial on Overseas Operations – 2 x 4 days – Sinopec
  • “Oil & Gas Field Development” – JAPEX
  • “Offshore Operations” -2 wks – PETRONAS
  • “Production Engineering Design” – 2 Weeks – NPC
  • “Production of Course Materials for “Offshore Technology”- Elkem A/S
  • “GOSP for Field Development Engineers” – Elf Aquitaine
  • “GOSP for Field Development Engineers” – Shell
  • “Singapore Refinery Technology” – 4 x 1 wk – Esso
  • “Refinery Design” – 6 wks Singapore Refinery – Esso