SPE TRAINING COURSE: Introduction to Offshore Decommissioning
Gain valuable insights.
Explore innovative solutions.
Offshore decommissioning brings both incredible potential and major risk. This exciting 3-day course, 27–29 June in Rio de Janeiro, highlights the key considerations managers need to understand in order to be successful in this growing discipline.
Interactive sessions will explore strategies to effectively manage decommissioning costs. Training will delve deeply into the environmental impact of offshore decommissioning and suggest innovative solutions to manage the risks.
Course Instructor: Brian Twomey
As the Managing Director of Reverse Engineering Services Ltd., Manchester UK, Twomey is responsible for decommissioning and abandonment operations planning, engineering, peer review work, and cost analysis.
His vast experience includes more than 24 years of work on oil and gas decommissioning and pipeline issues.
Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
Attendees will earn 2.4 CEUs and a certificate will be provided upon completion of the training course.
Key topics in presentations, exercises, and discussions will include:
• Region-specific decommissioning challenges
• Decommissioning law, regulation, and liability
• Engineering process and marine operations
• Technology and cost estimating
• Environment, abandonment, and safety concerns
• Transition from production to decommissioning.