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100+ senior representatives will attend
Jason Muise Managing Director Technip Canada
Mike Paulin Operations Director Canada INTECSEA
Dr Lesley James Assistant Professor and Chevron Chair in Petroleum Engineering Memorial University
Dr David Murrin Manager, Eastern Canada Wood Group Kenny
2015 Technical Topics
Non-Technical Themes
Arctic Drilling Units

Helene Lunde, HSE Specialist at Inocean shared their design challenges and experiences with the Cat I Arctic drilling unit.

Arctic sector outlook

Steven Kopits, Managing Director of Princeton Energy Advisors shared his views on the outlook for current and future Arctic o&g development in the 'shale age'

Academic Poster Session

Students from Memorial University presented their academic research to our audience of industry leaders.


Ice Management for Offshore Operations

Delegates benefits from a comprehensive programme focused specifically on solutions to develop an ice defence strategy.

Arctic Oil & Gas North America Conference 2016: developing innovative solutions to overcome unique technical and environmental challenges in the Arctic

Why delegates attended Arctic Oil & Gas North America 2015

  • 100+ delegates from 15 countries
  • Senior representatives from government, E&P companies, design & engineering contractors, installation contractors, oil response providers and service companies
  • Cutting edge technology focused presentations from leading innovators within the industry included:

-  Subsea pipelines and subsea production
-  Offshore drilling challenges
-  Well design and control management
-  Offshore logistics
-  New standards for Arctic oil & gas
-  New rules & regulations
-  Environmental and risk management
-  Sovereignty in Arctic regions

  • Ample time was allowed to enable network during the various social functions

Arctic Oil & Gas North America Conference speakers included:

  • Dr David Murrin, Manager Eastern Canada, Wood Group Kenny
  • Steven Kopits, Managing Director, Princeton Energy Advisors
  • Mike Paulin, Operations Director, Canada, INTECSEA
  • Jason Muise, Managing Director, Technip Canada
  • Dwayne Hopkins, R&D Engineer - Arctic Projects, Subsea 7
  • Dr Lesley James, Associate Professor & Chevron Chair in Petroleum Engineering, Memorial University
  • Jan Reier Huse, Vice President, Lloyd's Register Consulting
  • Mike Crosby, Senior Business Development Manager, Drilling, Lloyd's Register Energy
  • Captain Christopher Hearn, Director, Centre for Marine Simulation, The Marine Institute
  • Dennis Lingo, Director Business Development, Trendsetter Engineering Inc.
  • Duane Hawkins, Engineer, Vindland FEA Ltd
  • Dr Leonard Lye, Associate Dean and Professor of Civil Engineering, Memorial University
  • Michael Simms, Partner, McInnes Cooper
  • Dr Luc Rolland, Associate Professor, Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Bruce Harland, Vice President, Crowley Marine Services Inc.
  • Michael Cowie, Technical Director, Ecosse Subsea Systems
  • Desmond Power, Vice President, Remote Sensing, C-Core
  • Stephen Green, General Manager, Provincial Aerospace
  • Klaus A. Harnvig Krane, CEO & Managing Director, Arctic Integrated Services
  • Matt Debicki, General Manager, Canatec Associates International
  • Trond Spande, Business Development Manager, GMC Elektro
  • Helene Lunde, HSE Specialist, Inocean Engineering

SEMINAR - Ice Management for Offshore Operations

Solutions to develop an ice defence strategy

Delegates benefited from comprehensive presentations on ice defence strategies and approaches to help protect offshore drilling and production units.

  • Modelling ice-drift and icebergs
  • Meteorological and ice information requirements in ice-infested waters
  • ŸTracking of ice-floes and icebergs
  • Latest advances in ice detection technology
  • ŸUpdate on ISO/TC67/SC8 – the development of Arctic Operational Oil & Gas Standards

Speakers included:

  • Stephen Green, General Manager, Provincial Aerospace
  • Ivana Kubat, Project Engineer, National Research Council
  • Desmond Power, Vice President, Remote Sensing, C-CORE
  • Mohamed Sayed, Principal Research Officer, National Research Council
  • Greg Warbanski, Oil Spill Response & Iceberg Protection Operations, Canatec Associates International
  • Klaus Harnvig Krane, CEO & Managing Director, Arctic Integrated Services

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(updated 3 October 2015)

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