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Well Project Management

Atlantis Holdings

Region - Middle East

Project Management for drilling and welltesting of exploration well offshore Oman in Persian Gulf.  Work involved planning and supervision of wells and included geological, petrophysics, drilling, welltesting, financial control, end of well reporting and close-out.

Client: Atlantis Holdings
Location: Oman
Onshore/Offshore: Offshore
No. of Wells: 1
Well Type: Exploration
Well Name: Salama-1
Start Date: March 2003
Completion Date: December 2003

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Atlantis Holdings

Region - Middle East

Project Management for drilling and completing three offshore development wells in Persian Gulf.  Work involves all contracting, planning and supervision of wells.  Also includes completion design, logistics, well testing, financial control and end of well reporting.

Client: Atlantis Holdings
Location: UAE
Onshore/Offshore: Offshore
No. of Wells: 3
Well Type: Development
Well Name: UAQ-3, UAQ-4, UAQ-5
Start Date: April 2006
Completion Date: May 2007

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Margham Dubai Establishment

Region - Middle East

Full Project Management for working over of two gas wells.  Work involved coiled tubing milling, hydraulic workover unit, financial control, end of well reporting and close out.

Client: Margham Dubai Establishment (Dubai Govt)
Location: Dubai
Onshore/Offshore:
Onshore
No. of Wells: 2
Well Type: Workovers
Well Name: M-12 & M-13
Start Date: July 2002 
Completion Date: August 2003

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Frontera

Region - Middle East

Full Project Management services for horizontal drilling operations, including all planning and operations supervision on three well development projects.

Client: Frontera
Location: Georgia 
Onshore/Offshore:
Onshore
No. of Wells: 3
Well Type: Development
Well Name: Dino-2, T-23, T31
Start Date: August 2005

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MagIndustries Ltd

Region - Europe & Africa

Project Management services for operations phase for appraisal programme for magnesium solution mining wells as part of a long term development project.  Also management of upgrade of a second drilling rig.

Client: MagIndustries Limited
Location: Republic of Congo
Onshore/Offshore: Onshore
No. of Wells: 1
Well Type: Appraisal 
Well Name: Mengo 2
Start Date: January 2006
Completion Date: May 2006

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Margham Dubai Establishment

Region - Middle East

Full Project Management services for underbalanced drilling operations, including all planning and operations supervision on two well development projects and one well exploration programme.  Work involved also included underbalanced drilling, geological, petrophysics, drilling, welltesting, end of well reporting and close-out.

Client: Margham Dubai Establishment (Dubai Govt)
Location: Dubai
Onshore/Offshore:
Onshore
No. of Wells: 3
Well Type: Development and Exploration
Well Name: M-18, M-19 and North Margham
Start Date: September 2003 
Completion Date: October 2005

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Oil Search Ltd

Region - Middle East

Project Management services for exploration drilling operations, including operations supervistion on a two well programme.  Work involved supervision, civils, logistics and welltesting.

Client:  Oil Search Ltd
Location: Block 35&49 Yemen
Onshore/Offshore:
Onshore
No. of Wells: 5
Well Type: Exploration
Well Name: Al Nokhailat, Ghobata-1, Kasad-1, Al Magrabah-1, Reeb-1
Start Date: December 2006
Completion Date: September 2007

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Oil Search Ltd

Region - Middle East

Full Project management for drilling of exploration well offshore Yemen.  Work involves all planning and supervision of wells and included geological, petrophysics, drilling, financial control, end of well reporting and close out.

Client:  Oil Search Ltd
Location: Block 15, Yemen
Onshore/Offshore:
Offshore
No. of Wells: 2
Well Type: Deepwater Exploration
Well Name: Riyan-1 and Suad-1
Start Date: March 2007
Completion Date: May 2007

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Oil Search Ltd

Region - Middle East

Project Management Services for exploration drilling operations, including operations supervision on two well programme.  Work involves supervision, civils, logistics and well testing.

Client: Oil Search Ltd
Location: Block 3&7 Yemen
Onshore/Offshore:
Onshore
No. of Wells: 2
Well Type: Exploration
Well Name: Tubb'a-1 and Al Meashar-1
Start Date: June 2009 
Completion Date: November 2009

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Petrofac

Region - Europe & Africa

Plan wells, establish all contracts, manage all well engineering through to delivery of completed wells.

Client:  Petrofac Energy Developments Ltd
Location: Block 211 UKCS
Onshore/Offshore:
Offshore
No. of Wells: 4
Well Type: 2x Horizontal producers & 2x Horizontal injectors
Well Name: DR2, DR3, DR4, DR5
Start Date: Q1 2009 
Completion Date: Q4 2009

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Petrofac Energy Developments Ltd

Region - Europe & Africa

Plan wells, establish all contracts, manage all well engineering through to delivery of completed wells.

Client:  Petrofac Energy Developments Ltd
Location: Block 211 UKCS
Onshore/Offshore:
Offshore
No. of Wells: 3
Well Type: 2x Horizontal producers & 1x low angle injector
Well Name: West Don p2a, P1b, l1, l1Z
Start Date: Q2 2008
Completion Date: Q4 2009

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Petropars

Region - Middle East

Full Project Management for drilling and welltesting of three appraisal wells offshore Iran in Persian Gulf.  Work involved all planning and supervision of wells and included geological, petrophysics, drilling, welltesting, financial control, end of well reporting and close-out.

Client:  Petropars
Location: Iran, South Pars, Phases 6,7 &8 Persian Gulf
Onshore/Offshore: Offshore
No. of Wells: 3
Well Type: Appraisal
Well Name: SP-9, SP-10, SP-11
Start Date: February 2001
Completion Date: April 2002

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Dubai Petroleum

Region - Middle East

Wells Operations management of the existing 600 wells and the management of the coming 5 years' drilling and intervention programme.

Client: Dubai Petroleum Establishment
Location: Dubai, UAE
Onshore/Offshore: Offshore
No. of Wells: >600
Well Type: Drilling, Workovers & Well Services
Well Name: Various
Start Date: April 2007
Completion Date: 5yr contract

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Oil India Ltd

Region - Asia Pacific

Well Engineering Studies into operational performance for two deep exploration wells in NE India.  Organise and run workshop for OIL personnel.  Operational supervision for drilling of wells.

Client: Oil India Ltd
Location: Assam, India
Onshore/Offshore: Onshore
No. of Wells: 1
Well Type: Exploration
Well Name: Digboi
Start Date: August 2004
Completion Date: June 2005

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Oil Search (Eastern Desert) Limited

Region - Middle East

Project Management Services for onshore brown field regeneration and exploration.


Client:
Oil Search Ltd
Location: Area "A" Egypt
Offshore/Onshore: Onshore
No.of Wells: 18
Well Type: Exploration, appraisal and development
Well Name: Kareem, Yusy, Shukheir & Avun field
Start Date: December 2006
Completion Date: September 2008

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KNOC

Region - Middle East

Provision of technical advisors to KNOC Iraq office for the Kurdistan drilling campaign; also knowledge transfer.  Drilling advisor prepare well design, equipment recommendation, tender perparation, issue and evaluation, end of well reporting, etc.

Client: KNOC
Location: Bazian block Kurdistan, Iraq
Onshore/Offshore: Onshore
No. of Wells: Two in each block plus further appraisal
Well Type: Exploration, appraisal, development
Well Names: Bn-1, Qush Tappa1, Sangaw South
Start Date: 1st October 2009
Completion Date: Ongoing

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Afren Nigeria

Region - Europe & Africa

Well Planning and Project Management of two appraisal wells offshore Nigeria including all contracting/procurement.  Operations Management during drilling and well testing.

Client: Afren plc
Location: Nigeria
Onshore/Offshore: Offshore
No. of Wells: 2
Well Type: Appraisal
Well Name: Okoro 3&4
Start Date: September 2006
Completion Date: December 2006

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Afren Energy Ghana Ltd

Region - Europe & Africa

Planning and Drilling Deepwater exploration well offshore Ghana.

Client: Afren Energy Ghana Ltd
Location: Ghana
Onshore/Offshore: Offshore
No. of Wells: 1
Well Type: Deepwater Exploration
Well Name: Cuda 1
Start Date: 13th November 2008
Completion Date: 28th December 2008

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Anadarko

Region - Middle East

Full Project Management for drilling and completing of two exploration gas wells offshore Qatar. Work involved rig tendering, contracting, all planning (incl EIA, HSE) and supervision of wellsite construction and the exploration well.

Client: Anadarko
Location: Qatar
Onshore/Offshore: Offshore
No. of Wells: 2
Well Type: Exploration
Well Name: AQB4-1 & AQB4-2
Start Date: November 2008
Completion Date: May 2009

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