Effective upstream management requires an overall understanding of the technical, economic, commercial and contractual aspect of upstream asset portfolios. Emphasis is placed on these interrelationships. Many companies have now re-formed their upstream organisations into multidisciplinary teams that are responsible for upstream asset management. The course addresses the challenge of managing upstream projects successfully against a backdrop of continuing volatile prices and costs. The course has been designed to give delegates a ‘hands-on’ involvement through.
(a) the use of exercises taken from real world examples (b) discussion of case study material from various parts of the globe.