Case Studies: 2018
|Tendeka with the University of Strathclyde||September 27, 2018|
Tendeka is a leading provider of completions systems and services to the upstream oil and gas industry. It identified an opportunity to perform a computational investigation of the performance of the Autonomous Inflow Control Device (AICD), which is used as a valve for oil production applications.
|TechnipFMC Umbilicals with University of Aberdeen||August 28, 2018|
TechnipFMC is a global leader in subsea, onshore/offshore and surface projects. Identifying the need to develop a method of suspending the umbilical in the water column and transferring the weight, TechnipFMC approached OGIC and partnered with the University of Aberdeen to undertake concept design, detailed design, prototype manufacture and testing of their load bearing connector.
|Weir Group with Heriot-Watt University||June 21, 2018|
The Weir Group identified an opportunity to develop a coating material combining a 2D nanomaterial with polymers that would either reduce or eliminate gas permeation and worked with OGIC and Heriot-Watt University as their academic partner.
|RAB-Microfluidics with University of Aberdeen||May 3, 2018|
RAB-Microfluidics identified an opportunity to revolutionise petroleum testing and analysis services by making conventional laboratory procedures mobile, rapid and routine. RAB-Microfluidics engaged with OGIC and collaborated with the University of Aberdeen as its academic partner.
|Rawwater Engineering with University of Aberdeen||May 1, 2018|
Rawwater partnered with the University of Aberdeen to determine creep behaviour of novel alloys for well plugging and abandonment.
|Aubin with Heriot-Watt University||March 22, 2018|
Aubin identified an opportunity to transform Well P&A, by using chemical and material technology to create a rigless solution. Aubin approached OGIC and selected Heriot-Watt University as their academic partner.
|Case Studies Flipbook||January 10, 2018|
Our case studies Flip Book is now published. The Flip Book includes numerous examples of companies collaborating with Scottish Universities, alongside OGIC support, to complete innovative projects.