Mr Jo Friedmann

Senior Oilfield Service Analyst Rystad Energy

Jo Friedmann is a Senior Analyst on the Rystad Energy Oilfield Service team and he specializes in the global offshore rig and oil service market. He holds a Master’s degree in Economic Analysis with Research Distinction from the Norwegian School of Economics, including exchange programs at Yonsei University, the University of Melbourne and a one-year programme in Mathematical Sciences from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Jo has been working at Rystad Energy’s corporate headquarters in Oslo before joining the company’s Singapore office.

Congress Day 2 - Thursday, 3rd September 2020

Thursday, September 3rd, 2020

9:00 AM Commercialising Fields Using Redeployed FPSOs – A Means to Navigate $30/bbl Oil?

Rather than investing in brand new FPSOs for marginal or brown fields, oil operators have successfully refurbished existing FPSOs and redeployed them accordingly. In this dynamic oil price climate, can redeployment be used as an alternative means to advance FPSO projects? However, the question of redeployment is not as easy as it may appear, and could require extensive modifications which impact project timelines and project commercials


  • Identifying the advantages of redeploying existing FPSOs instead of using newbuilds
  • Sharing the difficulties faced when refurbishing an existing FPSOs for redeployment in a new field
  • Identifying how an FPSO is determined to be suitable for redeployment, and the project execution strategy to successfully deliver on time and on budget

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Jo.

Download The Latest Agenda