Special Projects


  • Preparation of submissions, license applications and government liaison for multi-million dollar frontier and offshore projects.
  • Development of drilling operations procedures.
  • Development of 'Ice Management Plans' and integration into operations manuals for "Critical Operations Curtailment" planning.
  • Design, construction and modification of drillships, semi-submersibles, platform rigs and artificial island platforms for Arctic operations.
  • Conceptual design for gas condensate recycling project.
  • Technical and economic designs of major Arctic oilfield development projects.
  • Methane hydrate deposit study.
  • Construction of base camps, airstrips and storage facilities.
  • Transportation, communications and operational logistics for remote locations.
  • Design, construction and application of drilling mud coolers.
  • Design and installation of refrigerated conductor pipes in permafrost.
  • Hazardous operations (HAZOP) analysis and procedures developments.
  • Independent project reviews (IPR's).
  • Business and technical advice and analysis to a northern aboriginal community on gas development in their region.
  • Risk management and business controls project for a senior oil and gas company.
  • Salt solution gas storage wells at Fort Saskatchewan Alberta.
  • NE US pool optimization of a tight gas sand for a Canadian company.
  • Driving conductor casing in permafrost.
  • Well abandonment.