Over 170 Operators attended in 2018, secure your place for 2019

  • AKAKUS
    ankor
  • BP
    Freeport-McMoRan
  • ineos
    inpex
  • jx-nippon
    petrobras-america
  • petronas
    seplat
  • statoil
    TALOS
  • PETRORIO
    Anadarko
  • BHP-Billiton
    boem
  • BP
    BSEE
  • Chevron
    Energy-XXI
  • ExxonMobil
    Fieldwood-Energy
  • Hess
    Maersk
  • Marubeni
    Noble-Energy
  • Petrobras
    Repsol
  • shell
    stone-energy
  • Total
    WT-Offshore

Top industry leaders and thoughts leaders who spoke in 2018 included:

  • Mike Celata
    Mike CelataBOEM
    GOM Regional Director
  • Paul Versowsky
    Paul VersowskyBSEE
    Chief, Office of Structural and Technical Support
  • John Hand
    John HandConocoPhillips
    Technology Program Manager
  • Ernest Hui
    Ernest HuiShell
    Global Decommissioning Business Improvement Lead
  • Dave Sinclair
    Dave SinclairMaersk Oil
    Head of Decommissioning
  • Larry Johnson
    Larry JohnsonBHP Billiton
    Decommissioning and Abandonment Lead
  • Eduardo Zacaron
    Eduardo Zacaron Petrobras
    Decommissioning Manager
  • Johan Kverneland
    Johan KvernelandTOTAL E&P
    P&A R&D
  • Aly Hakam
    Aly Hakam Chevron
    SCU Project Manager
  • Clay Thompson
    Clay Thompson Anadarko
    Marine Engineering Manager
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Your One Stop Shop for Decommissioning and Abandonment Excellence

  • A Decade of Decommissioning:

    Brand-new keynote session compiling a decade’s worth of lessons learned, case study milestones and crucial project data to share how past operational experience can deliver outstanding future decommissioning and abandonment projects

  • Regulatory Update:

    Learn about BOEM’s ongoing work to review NTL 2016-N01 and get the latest guidance from BSEE to support safe and environmentally sound offshore platform removal to drive forward decommissioning excellence

  • Emerging Technologies in P&A:

    Learn about the pioneering innovations optimizing P&A economic efficiency through multi-annular logging, next generation barriers, lasers and rigless P&A at the new and exclusive technology showcase

  • Operator Case Studies:

    Gather operational experience from operators in the GoM, Brazil, the North Sea, Asia Pacific and more to understand the crucial decommissioning lessons learned, slash costs and deliver outstanding decommissioning and abandonment projects

  • Economic-Efficiency in Facility Decommissioning:

    Explore the latest approaches to deepwater and shallow-water facility decommissioning including subsea systems, floating production systems and fixed structures to alter your approach to removal

  • A Step-Change in Well P&A:

    Hear the evolving practices in rigless and rig-based P&A to maximize cost-efficiencies and effectively and consistently estimate back-end costs to reduce contractor risks when conducting fixed-lump sum decommissioning projects

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Don’t just take our word for it, hear what past operator attendees had to say:

  • Repsol Norway

    “It was very good having so many interesting presentations on the Tuesday afternoon from other parts of the world”

    - Project Manager Rev Decommissioning, Repsol Norway
  • ExxonMobil

    “I enjoyed the conference and participation on our panel discussion”

    - Offshore Decommissioning CoE, ExxonMobil
  • Anadarko

    “2018 was my first attendance at the DecomWorld conference and I was very impressed with the scope, experience and willingness to share from the various presenters and panelists. I found beneficial feedback and interaction from the wide-ranging disciplines and backgrounds of those in attendance. I will plan on prioritizing my attendance to this conference next year”

    - Marine Engineering Manager, Anadarko
  • Maersk Oil

    “Professionally organized conference that has something to offer for everyone”

    - Head of Decommissioning, Maersk Oil
  • Petrobras

    “It was a very good opportunity to get in touch with the best practices of oil and gas operators, see new technologies / processes of service companies and the decommissioning legislation of the GOM”

    - Petroleum Engineer, Petrobras
  • Shell

    “Attending this conference was worth my while as it has given me a meaningful expose’ on the subject matter. I am so glad I came”

    - Dennis Ufot, Shell
  • SEPLAT

    “The quality of the presentations has given me a fresh insight into Decommissioning, which would improve my performance and decision making at the workplace”

    - Fidelis Anorue, SEPLAT

New sessions, speakers, and tech shown off in 2018

BRAND-NEW Technology Showcase: Exclusive showcase displaying the emerging technologies in P&A, sharing the latest pioneering innovations to optimize P&A economic efficiency through multi-annular logging, next generation barriers, lasers and rigless P&A
BRAND-NEW International Decommissioning Session: Improved international focus sharing operational experience and crucial lessons learned through operator case studies to improve global project execution and reduce decommissioning costs worldwide
BRAND-NEW 10 Years in Decom & Abandonment Panel: Unique panel discussion evaluating the last decade of industry case studies to demonstrate key technological advances, share significant lessons learned and predict future progression within decommissioning
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Industry leaders and innovative trailblazers that attended in 2018 included:

  • Facilities Engineer, Anadarko Petroleum
  • Marine Engineering Manager, Anadarko Petroleum
  • Principal Engineer - Global Decommissioning, BHP Billiton
  • Technology Specialist - D&A, BHP Billiton
  • Regional Director GOM Region, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
  • GPO Construction Manager, BP
  • Chief, Office of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, BSEE
  • FE Planner/Asset Retirement Advisor, Chevron
  • Well Abandonment Adviser, Chevron
  • Operations Supply Chain Supervisor, ConocoPhillips
  • Supply Chain Coordinator, ConocoPhillips
  • Technology Program Manager, ConocoPhillips
  • Executive Vice President, Endeavor Management
  • Construction Superintendent: Decom/Diving/Asset Integrity, Energy XXI
  • Decommissioning Manager, Energy XXI
  • Senior Technical Professional - Advisor, ExxonMobil
  • Senior Manager, Regulatory Affairs, Hess Corporation
  • Asset Retirement Project Lead, Hess Corporation
  • Global Hydrocarbons Sector Decommissioning Leader, INTECSEA
  • VP Operations, Lloyds Register
  • Global Projects Manager, Metrol Technology
  • Deepwater Facilities Superintendent, Noble Energy
  • Project Leader, Noble Energy
  • GOM Operations Manager, Noble Energy
  • Drilling and Completions Manager, Repsol
  • General Manager, ROVOP
  • Senior Research Scientist, Schlumberger-Doll Research
  • Section Head AOT&RD DCD, Total E&P
  • Manager - Facilities & Construction, W & T Offshore
  • Decom Leader, W & T Offshore
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More international representation that ever before:


For ten years, the Decommissioning & Abandonment Summit has been the global meeting point for industry professionals from all over the world. The 2019 summit will feature more international attendance that ever before - here are just some of the countries already represented...

  • Venezuela
    Venezuela
  • Denmark
    Denmark
  • Thailand
    Thailand
  • Australia
    Australia
  • France
    France
  • Netherlands
    Netherlands
  • Angola
    Angola
  • Canada
    Canada
  • Nigeria
    Nigeria
  • Norway
    Norway
  • Portugal
    Portugal
  • South Korea
    South Korea
  • Spain
    Spain
  • UAE
    UAE
  • UK
    UK
  • USA
    USA
Find out more about who you’ll meet at the summit here

A legacy of bringing together the biggest companies in decommissioning and abandonment:

  • Anadarko

    arena

    BHP-Billiton

    BP
  • Chevron

    CNOOC

    ConocoPhillips

    dong-energy
  • Energy-XXI

    enven

    ExxonMobil

    Fieldwood
  • Inpex-Corporation

    Maersk

    Marathon-Oil

    Marubeni
  • murphy

    Nexen

    Noble-Energy

    Petrobras
  • petroquest

    Repsol

    shell

    statoil
  • stone-energy

    talos

    tana

    Total

Don’t just take our word for it, hear what past operator attendees had to say:

  • BP

    "It was a good eye opener of the long term challenges the oil industry faces regarding the safe and secure abandonment of wells and facilities"

    - BP
  • PETRONAS

    "A comprehensive session with critical and enlightening information"

    - PETRONAS
  • "It was a great opportunity to meet the main players of this sector and a good oppotunity to discuss the future of this sector with them"

    - Andrade Gutierrez
  • Abrado

    "An invaluable conference for any service company active in the global well abandonment space"

    - Abrado
  • Intecsea

    "As in past years the Decomworld conference in Houston Texas goes from strength to strength. The quality of both the speaker and the presented material gets better and more informative every year."

    - Intecsea
  • Seplat Petroleum Development Company PLC

    "I'm very pleased to have participated in the summit. It was productive, informative, a learning arena for me. It was time well-spent and resources well-channeled"

    - Seplat Petroleum Development Company PLC
  • Seplat Petroleum Development Company PLC

    "The summit was rich both in content and participation. For me, it was quite productive, informative, a learning arena, time well spent, and resources well-channeled. I'm very pleased to have participated in the event"

    - Seplat Petroleum Development Company PLC
  • PETRONAS

    "Very informative and meeting my expectations"

    - PETRONAS

2019 Sponsors & Exhibitors

  • abrado
  • Ardent
  • Mactech

2018 Sponsors & Exhibitors

Silver Sponsors

  • abrado
  • Ardent
  • EPS
  • geodynamics
  • HFW
  • Lloyds
  • MARS
  • Ramboll Environ
  • Slattery-Marino-Roberts
  • van-ness-feldman
  • Modern American recycling

Bronze Sponsors

  • Baker Hughes
  • BCG
  • Core Lab
  • Ecoserv
  •  NADC
  • Oceaneering
  • Rosen
  • TSB
  • William-Jacob-Management

Exhibitors

  • Bluegrass Offshore
  • EMR
  • GreatEco
  • Mactech
  • METROL
  • OTC
  • SDI
  • William-Jacob-Management
  • zerlux

Media Partners

  • newsbase
  • offshoreoilandgas
  • ONT

Got a question? Get in touch below!

Charlotte Howlett

Charlotte Howlett

Senior Project Director
DecomWorld
+44 (0) 20 7375 7182 (Global)
chowlett@decomworld.com

Rob McManus

Rob McManus

Commercial Director
DecomWorld
+44 207 375 7204 (Global)
rmcmanus@decomworld.com