18 - 19 February, 2020

Agenda Day 2 - 20 February 2019

8:00 am - 9:00 am Morning Refreshment and Registration

9:00 am - 9:10 am Opening Remarks from Chairperson

David Hartell, Senior Development Manager at Premier Oil

David Hartell

Senior Development Manager
Premier Oil

9:10 am - 9:40 am The Sea Lion Project Understanding Critical Factors Involved in Developing an Effective Execution Strategy for FPSO Projects

  • Discussing lessons learnt from the Sea Lion project 
  • Identifying the stakeholders involved along the different project phases 
  • Managing functional requirements and change management 
  • Mapping the path to FEED and project execution

David Hartell, Senior Development Manager at Premier Oil

David Hartell

Senior Development Manager
Premier Oil

9:40 am - 10:10 am Enhancing Predictive Maintenance with the Use of Digital Twins

The presentation will detail how Akselos’ use of physics based algorithms allows for prediction that cannot be achieved through traditional digital twinning.
Andrew Young, VP of Projects & Delivery at Akselos

Andrew Young

VP of Projects & Delivery

Chris Smith, Northern Europe Sales Director at Akselos

Chris Smith

Northern Europe Sales Director

10:10 am - 10:40 am Empowering Construction and Installation Phase Contracts

  • Assessing various project risks related to design, conversion/newbuild, module fabrication, equipment, logistics and tow
  • Coordinating multiple obligations between the various contractors and subcontractors
  • Understanding the importance of getting it right for the lease/charter phase
Chanaka Kumarasinghe, Partner at HFW

Chanaka Kumarasinghe


10:40 am - 11:10 am Morning Break

11:10 am - 11:30 am FPSO 2019: Oil & Gas IQ Predictions

Oil and Gas IQ is the world's largest news, research and media portal dedicated to providing business intelligence for the hydrocarbons industry. In this 20-minute session, the Oil and Gas IQ will share key insights into potential market opportunity within the European FPSO market.
Tom Stuchfield, Editor at Oil & Gas IQ

Tom Stuchfield

Oil & Gas IQ

11:30 am - 12:10 pm The Lancaster Project Working Collaborative with Project Stakeholders in the Current Oil Price Climate

  • Building shared goals, objectives and vision for the FPSO project 
  • Nurturing collaborative work processes to meet the expectations of different project stakeholders
  • Constantly evaluate (and re-evaluate) project outcomes and processes throughout the FPSO project life-cycle
Peter Burger, Vice President, Technology at Bluewater

Peter Burger

Vice President, Technology

Boris Rijnten, Project Manager at Bluewater

Boris Rijnten

Project Manager

12:10 pm - 1:10 pm Networking Lunch

1:10 pm - 1:50 pm Demonstrating the ROI from Effective Schedule Compression on FPSO Project Lifecycle Costs

  • Accelerating project timelines through SBM’s Fast4Ward programme – an update 
  • Reducing the entire FPSO project lifecycle cost
  • Lessons learnt from the Fast4Ward programme – and a vision for the next 5 years
Richard Ella, Group Technology Director at SBM Offshore

Richard Ella

Group Technology Director
SBM Offshore

1:50 pm - 2:30 pm Using Augmented Reality to Facilitate FPSO Operations and Maintenance

  • Harnessing the use of cutting-edge innovations and latest technology for better FPSO operations
  • Understanding how the use of Augmented Reality can help improve maintenance outcomes
  • Defining the key implementation strategies when using new technology in legacy processes
Lucy Keable, FPSO Discipline Engineer at Premier Oil

Lucy Keable

FPSO Discipline Engineer
Premier Oil

2:30 pm - 3:10 pm FPSO Redeployment – How to Harvest the Opportunities of Existing FPSOs

  • Evaluating the feasibility of redeployments as a cost-effective solution to monetise oil fields 
  • Verifying the early scope of requirements and field economics for an ideal vessel-field fit 
  • Mitigating the potential technical and economic risks in marginal fields
Egbert Vrijen, Department Head, Tender Management at Bluewater

Egbert Vrijen

Department Head, Tender Management

3:10 pm - 3:30 pm Chairman Closing Address | State of the FPSO Nation: Re-Shaping the FPSO Industry for 2019 and Beyond

David Hartell, Senior Development Manager at Premier Oil

David Hartell

Senior Development Manager
Premier Oil

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Afternoon Break

4:00 pm - 4:00 pm End of Congress