International Well Control Forum Workshop

The UK branch of the International Well Control Forum (IWCF) is to host a workshop and networking reception in Aberdeen ahead of Offshore Well Intervention Europe 2015. The event will focus on global safety best practice and new initiatives that are being launched to drive up well control competency. Operators, contractors and service companies will hear about UK branch activities and ways to get more involved.

On the pre-conference day, Tuesday April 14, the International Well Control Forum will be hosting an exclusive 1/2 day workshop for all Premium Pass holders and IWCF members. 

The workshop and networking reception runs from 4pm – 8pm at the Hilton Treetops and is free to all premium pass holders and IWCF members.

Speakers include: David Price, CEO of IWCF, George Galloway, Well Intervention Task Force Chair and Steve Redgrave, UK Branch Chair and Rotary Drilling Task Force Lead.
The workshop will include presentations on:

  • How IWCF’s  five levels of training will be deployed to industry 
  • The Well Intervention Task Force and how this new group is approaching key industry challenges
  • A Q&A session with the Rotary Drilling and Well Intervention Task Forces

The content of the workshop will grant attendees access to...

  • See how the International Well Control Forum’s focus on the North Sea will support new global safety and competency best practice’s introduction to the region
  • Examine how the IWCF’s 5 levels of training will be deployed to industry and encourage a higher calibre of staff competency and efficiency
  • Hear directly from the well intervention task force and understand how this group will approach key intervention challenges and support the development of North Sea intervention

PLUS: Meet the team – Have your questions answered by IWCF, Intervention Task Force and Rotary Drilling Task Force board members to see how you can participate in this new initiative