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Six Guidelines for Executing Offshore Brownfield Projects

Six Guidelines for Executing Offshore Brownfield Projects

Both the execution and commissioning of Brownfield projects can constitute major challenges to the oil and gas industry. However they can also be a solution to financial and operational constraints.In this article, Kevin Bourgeois, VP Brownfield Projects, Kosmos Energy, tells us six guidelines for executing offshore Brownfield projects.

Re-Examining Contracting & Financing Models To Propel FPSO Projects Ahead

Re-Examining Contracting & Financing Models To Propel FPSO Projects Ahead

In this Q&A report, we list down 15 of the most common and relevant topics on FPSO contracting and financing models. This includes financing opportunities, perspectives from an oil company client and also FPSO leasing models.

The FPSO Solution to Marginal Field Development

The FPSO Solution to Marginal Field Development

As the desire for national oil and gas independence intersects with technological advancements, the feasibility and desirability of marginal field exploitation has increased exponentially. The mobility and low CAPEX of FPSO vessels make them an ideal solution for successfully monetizing them.

In this article we examine taking the flexible approach to marginal field extraction with FPSOs.  

The Seven Point Funding Checklist

The Seven Point Funding Checklist

Projects will continue to be mooted and securing finances is the first step on the road to commission and deployment. In consultation with veteran FPSO and financial professionals alike, we have put together a checklist of how to secure the cold hard cash needed to get your FPSO project off the ground in this adverse commercial climate.

Operating in Atlantic Harsh Weather Conditions - Lesson learned from operating the Foinaven FPSO

Operating in Atlantic Harsh Weather Conditions - Lesson learned from operating the Foinaven FPSO

Presented by: 

Stuart Shaw
Deepwater Area Operations Manager
BP

Stig Morten
Vice President Operations UK
Teekay Offshore

The FPSO Collaboration Conundrum

The FPSO Collaboration Conundrum

With conflicts over confidentiality and issues arising out of regulator and legislative environments, collaboration within the FPSO industry is complex to say the least. Yet collaboration is one of the key success indicators going forward according to Simon Bradbury, COO of The Steam Oil Production Company. We sit down with him to discuss the collaboration conundrum ahead of the FPSO Europe Congress in London this February 2018

Rystad Energy - FPSO Market Finally Set to Rebound

Rystad Energy - FPSO Market Finally Set to Rebound

Exclusively for the FPSO Europe Congress 2019, Rystad Energy has released a report on the state of the FPSO industry. As the market stirs back to life after enduring a couple of years in virtual hibernation, this report looks at new projects for 2019-2021 and explores activities in both the North Sea and West Africa. Download the report to read more.