Thursday, 27 April 2017, 6 p.m., Edinburgh
North Sea Decommissioning and the Miller Project
Win Thornton, VP Decommissioning, BP Exploration Operating Company Limited
Sponsorship is provided by Scottish Oil Club (Students).
This event occurred on: Thursday, 27 April 2017, 6 p.m.
The presentation will provide an overview of the North Sea decommissioning market and its capability drawing on BP’s experiences in the Gulf of Mexico and the North Sea.
Over 40 years’ experience in offshore construction and decommissioning projects working as an Operator (BP, Chevron, OXY), Contractor (B&R, WorleyParsons) and Consultant (TST, WINMAR). Win has as BSCE from Georgia Tech and an MSCE from the University of Houston. Industry recognized as an expert in offshore decommissioning and reuse. Managed the decommissioning of 250+ offshore facilities and 30+ reuse projects in the Gulf of Mexico. Global work experience includes offshore decommissioning and reuse projects in the Gulf of Mexico, North Sea, West Africa, California, Alaska, Southeast Asia and South America. Championed for 30+ years the environmentally sound and cost-effective disposal of obsolete platforms through placement in state sanctioned “Rigs-to-Reefs” programs.