The conference aims to explore the recent trends and innovative technologies in use in the decommissioning of offshore and subsea structures. This conference will feature high-quality papers that will draw on the experiences of leading projects to showcase new innovations in technology for the future of off-shore and subsea industries with a particular focus on their decommissioning. DECOM 2021 will be a focused conference with some 50 papers and 100 participants, strongly centered on its themes. It will bring together a 50/50 mix of internationally leading academics and industry, facilitating close interactions between the two sectors.
Decommissioning options associated with topsides, steel jackets, concrete substructures and pipelines • Understanding the techniques of cutting, lifting, and towing of installations • Technical and environmental risk assessment • Asset late life extension and integrity • Retrofitting and performance monitoring • Identification and planning of the key steps in the decommissioning process • Re-use of decommissioned offshore and subsea structures • Well abandonment and cleaning techniques • Oil spill management • Well decommissioning-a risk-based approach • Fisheries & Marine Mammals • Treatment and disposal in the decommissioning process • Marine transportation • Commercial strategies for decommissioning of offshore and subsea structures • Cost estimation of the decommissioning process • Environmental impact assessment process • Investment in innovation and new technologies in a tight economy • Marine accidents and safety requirements • Health and safety considerations • Discussion of relevant legislation and convention
Jurys Inn Aberdeen Union Square, Guild Street
AB11 5RG Aberdeen , United Kingdom