Bil Loth W.D. Loth & Co. Ltd. London
Nigel P. Brown U.K. Health & Safety Executive London
Guus Glass U.K. Health & Safety Executive Aberdeen
Industry reorganization has negatively affected upstream research-and-development (R&D) activities and human-resource availability.
Currently, there are no visible solutions to these problems and it may be some time before the industry comes up with viable solutions.
A series of studies has recently been conducted on behalf of the U.K. Health & Safety Executive (HSE) concerning organizational and technical trends in the upstream oil industry. These were initiated to assist deliberations on the direction of HSE's l...