Brent spar disposal options unveiled

Shell U.K. Exploration & Production has disclosed 30 initial proposals by 19 contractors and/or groups for disposal of Brent spar oil storage and loading buoy, currently moored in a Norwegian fjord. Shell Expro in July unveiled a list of contractors that would be asked to prepare outline proposals. From this, a short list of about six options will be chosen this year (OGJ, July 22, p. 20). Of the 30 options, 19 are for onshore scrapping and 11 are non-scrapping schemes. Short-listed contractors will be asked to produce detailed proposals, which will be further analyzed before Shell Expro submits its preferred disposal option to the U.K. government in 1997. The government approved a...

Why Register?

Non-subscribers can only view whitepapers by providing name, home and email address, phone number and other information and comment on/rate articles.

Why Subscribe?

Oil & Gas Journal subscribers with login credentials can access these premium features of OGJ Online:

  • Current Issue – an html version of the current week's issue of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • Past Issues – An Electronic OGJ Archive. A keyword-searchable archive of all issues of Oil & Gas Journal dating back to 1990; also searchable by issue date.
  • Market Journal – a weekly round-up of the oil and gas markets, with observations from leading analysts.
  • Editor's Perspective – a short article of insight and opinion by the Editor of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Industry Stats – quick access to current industry statistics from Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Survey Downloads - quick access to exclusive reports from Oil & Gas Journal.


Subscriber Help or Subscribe

Oil & Gas Journal Subscribers: Have your subscription number (from the mailing label on the cover of your Oil & Gas Journal) and e-mail address ready to set up your online account through Customer Service Assistant.

If you're not an Oil & Gas Journal subscriber, start a subscription and gain access to the subscriber areas of OGJ Online now.

Stay Connected