OGP Annual Highlights 2012...the year in review

Energy Transition Group
9 Jul 2013

Contents include:-

  • An introduction from the Chair: Gordon Birrell
  • Advocacy: maintaining the industry’s licence to operate
  • The EU energy mix
  • An expanding role in the Arctic
  • Building on technical strengths
  • Collecting essential industry data
  • A strong voice in the EU offshore safety debate
  • Making progress in emergency intervention 


In addition, 18 reports were published during the year:-

  • Standards & guidelines for drilling, well constructins & well operations (Wells)
  • Decommissioning of offshore Concrete Gravity-Based Structures (CGBS) in the OSPAR Maritime Area/other global regions (Decomissioning)
  • P-Formats for the exchange of positioning data (Geomatics)
  • Environmental performance indicators - 2011 data (Environment)
  • Health performance indicators - 2011 data (Health)
  • Recommendations for enhancements to well control training, examination & certification (Wells)
  • Guidance notes on subcontractor management in geophysical operations (Wells)
  • Standards Bulletin 13 (Standards)
  • Country evacuation planning guidelines (Security)
  • Oxy-arc underwater cutting Recommended Practice (Safety)
  • Managing oil & gas activities in coastal areas - an awareness briefing (Environment)
  • Cognitive issues associated with process safety & environmental incidents (Safety)
  • Guidelines for the use of the Seabed Survey Data Model (Geomatics)
  • Safety performance indicators - 2011 data (Safety)
  • Offshore environmental monitoring for the oil & gas industry (Environment)
  • Fitness to work (Health)
  • Value of Standards (Standards)
  • Catalogue of international standards used in the oil & gas industry (Standards)