New Work Update 1Q2016

Upstream Advisors have remained busy in the current difficult climate providing a range of Asset Development, Asset Transaction and Business Consulting services to Premier Oil, ShaMaran Petroleum BV, JGC, and Glencore. We have also worked with our partners SGS Horizon to undertake two reserves assessments.

Assignments completed over this period include:

  • Review of a client’s project documentation for internal and technical consistency prior to placing multiple FEED contracts
  • Facilities input, including ABEX estimates, to two reserves assessments and field economic evaluations, for assets in Middle East and West Africa
  • Independent reserves evaluation and audit for asset in Netherlands
  • Updating market survey of subsea EPCI contractors for a client’s in-house database
  • Overview of compression design configuration for life of field, including cost/weight/layout impacts
  • Sensitivity study on process impact of potential increased gas throughput
  • Support to client in development of functional design specification for an FPSO

Ongoing assignments include:

  • Working to provide support in developing a client’s operations and maintenance strategies and management systems for a North African asset, as follow-up to an earlier facilities review & recommendations
  • Basis of design review: reliability of source data, identification of areas of uncertainty, recommendations for mitigation in design
Upstream Advisors is a niche, independent consultancy serving the exploration and production sector of the oil and gas industry.

Our capability spans the technical, project management and commercial arenas of the upstream sector. Our clients look to us for objective, knowledgeable and experienced advice.