North Sea Chapter Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

Date Event Additional Details
20 September 2017 ‘Meet and Greet’ Networking Event TBC
20 April 2018 Annual Safety Awards TBC

 

PREVIOUS EVENTS

2017 Safety Awards

IADC North Sea Chapter Safety Award Winners and Runners-up 2017 BACK ROW: Jason McFarland, IADC (President); Ivor McBean, Diamond Offshore; Dale Stringer, Ensco; Stephen Kidd, Weatherford; Ed Wheler, KCA Deutag; Jim Paterson, KCA Deutag; Gary Holman, Awilco Drilling (Vice Chair) FRONT ROW:  Scott Ewen, Diamond Ofshore; Gavin Carlile, Ensco; Jeroen van Wettum, Paragon Offshore; Mike Brumfield, Awilco Drilling

IADC North Sea Chapter Safety Award Winners and Runners-up 2017
BACK ROW: Jason McFarland, IADC (President); Ivor McBean, Diamond Offshore; Dale Stringer, Ensco; Stephen Kidd, Weatherford; Ed Wheler, KCA Deutag; Jim Paterson, KCA Deutag; Gary Holman, Awilco Drilling (Vice Chair)
FRONT ROW:  Scott Ewen, Diamond Ofshore; Gavin Carlile, Ensco; Jeroen van Wettum, Paragon Offshore; Mike Brumfield, Awilco Drilling

2017 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Winner Ensco
Jack-ups Runner-up Paragon Offshore
Floating Rigs  Over 500,000 Manhours Winner Diamond Offshore
Floating Rigs Under 500,000 Manhours Winner Awilco Drilling
Platforms Winner KCA Deutag

 

Chairman’s Awards for Best Safety Performance of an Individual Rig in 2016
Jack-up Winner Ensco 121 Ensco
Floating Rig Winner Ocean Valiant Diamond Offshore
Platform Winner Scott KCA Deutag

 

Associate Member Award
Weatherford UK

2016 Safety Awards

IADC Safety Award Winners and Runners-up 2016 Back row: Ivor McBean, Diamond Offshore (Co-Chair); Alistair McDonald, Odfjell Drilling; Ole Maier, Odfjell Drilling; Henrik Hundebol, Maersk Drilling; Ann Johnson, Blaze Manufacturing Services; Ally Malcolm, Awilco Drilling; Julian Hall, Enso; Jools Coghill, Ensco and Gary Holman, Awilco Drilling (Co-Chair) FRONT ROW: Matt Brodie, Noble Drilling; Stuart Sutherland, KCA Deutag; Geoff Polson, Stena Drilling; Iain Mitchell, Stena Drilling and Ray Taylor, Archer

IADC North Sea Chapter Safety Award Winners and Runners-up 2016
BACK ROW: Ivor McBean, Diamond Offshore (Co-Chair); Alistair McDonald, Odfjell Drilling; Ole Maier, Odfjell Drilling; Henrik Hundebol, Maersk Drilling; Ann Johnson, Blaze Manufacturing Services; Ally Malcolm, Awilco Drilling; Julian Hall, Enso; Jools Coghill, Ensco and Gary Holman, Awilco Drilling (Co-Chair)
FRONT ROW: Matt Brodie, Noble Drilling; Stuart Sutherland, KCA Deutag; Geoff Polson, Stena Drilling; Iain Mitchell, Stena Drilling and Ray Taylor, Archer

2016 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Over 1 Million Manhours Winner Ensco
Jack-ups Under 1 Million Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Floating Rigs Winner Stena Drilling
Floating Rigs Runner-up Odfjell Drilling
Platforms Winner Odfjell Drilling

 

Chairman’s Awards for Best Safety Performance of an Individual Rig in 2015
Jack-up Winner Maersk Innovator Maersk Drilling
Jack-up Runner-up Ensco 71 Ensco
Floating Rig Winner Deepsea Atlantic Odfjell Drilling
Floating Rig Runner-up WilHunter Awilco Drilling
Platform Winner Dunbar KCA Deutag
Platform Runner-up Forties Charlie Archer

 

Associate Member Award
Blaze Manufacturing Solutions

2015 Safety Awards

IADC safety awards winners and runners-up 2015, Left to right: BACK ROW: Eddie Fowler, Odfjell Drilling; Neil Burr, Falck Safety Services; Lee Reborse, Noble Drilling; Eric Holmes, Ensco; Adrian Blake, Transocean; Nicola Riddel and Eilidh Shaw, North Atlantic Drilling; Jim Paterson, KCA Deutag. FRONT ROW: Mike Brumfield, Awilco Drilling; Pete Thomson, on behalf of Awilco Drilling; Hans Krielen, Noble Drilling; Tony Rhodes, Stena Drilling

IADC safety awards winners and runners-up 2015 (left to right)
BACK ROW: Eddie Fowler, Odfjell Drilling; Neil Burr, Falck Safety Services; Lee Reborse, Noble Drilling; Eric Holmes, Ensco; Adrian Blake, Transocean; Nicola Riddel and Eilidh Shaw, North Atlantic Drilling; Jim Paterson, KCA Deutag. FRONT ROW: Mike Brumfield, Awilco Drilling; Pete Thomson, on behalf of Awilco Drilling; Hans Krielen, Noble Drilling; Tony Rhodes, Stena Drilling

2015 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Under 1 Million Manhours Winner North Atlantic Drilling
Jack-ups Over 1 Million Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Jack-ups Over 1 Million Manhours Runner-up Ensco
Floating Rigs Under 1 Million Manhours Winner Awilco Drilling
Floating Rigs Under 1 Million Manhours Runner-up Stena Drilling
Floating Rigs Over 1 Million Manhours Winner Transocean
Platforms Winner Odfjell Drilling

 

Chairman’s Awards for Best Safety Performance of an individual rig in 2014
Jack-up Ensco 92 Ensco
Floating Rig WilHunter Awilco Drilling
Platform Murchison KCA Deutag

 

Associate Member Award
Falck Safety Services

2014 Safety Awards

IADC safety awards winners and runners-up 2014, Left to right: Front row: Hans Krielen, Noble Drilling; Mark Milne, Transocean; Jools Coghill, Ensco; Steven Mullen, Northern Offshore; Stuart Hepburn, Archer; John Fraser, Sodexo Back row: Mark Cowieson, Archer; David McMillian, Noble Drilling; Rob Vander Lan, Noble Drilling; Dave Pirie, Archer; Gunni Walker, North Atlantic Drilling; Eddie Fowler, Odfjell Drilling; Andrew White, Stena Drilling; Grant Stevenson, Stena Drilling; Paul Horne, KCA Deutag; Arild Pettersen, KCA Deutag

IADC safety awards winners and runners-up 2014 (left to right)
FRONT ROW: Hans Krielen, Noble Drilling; Mark Milne, Transocean; Jools Coghill, Ensco; Steven Mullen, Northern Offshore; Stuart Hepburn, Archer; John Fraser, Sodexo; BACK ROW: Mark Cowieson, Archer; David McMillian, Noble Drilling; Rob Vander Lan, Noble Drilling; Dave Pirie, Archer; Gunni Walker, North Atlantic Drilling; Eddie Fowler, Odfjell Drilling; Andrew White, Stena Drilling; Grant Stevenson, Stena Drilling; Paul Horne, KCA Deutag; Arild Pettersen, KCA Deutag

2014 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Under 1 Million Manhours Winner Northern Offshore
Jack-ups Over 1 Million Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Jack-ups Over 1 Million Manhours Runner-up Ensco
Semi-submersibles Winner Transocean
Semi-submersibles Runner-up Odfjell Drilling
Platforms Winner Archer
Drillships Winner Stena Drilling

 

Merit Awards
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 9 years Captain, Archer
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 9 years Kvitebjorn, KCA Deutag
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 5 years Noble Hans Deul, Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 5 years Oseberg C, KCA Deutag
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 4 years Noble Julie Robertson, Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 4 years West Alpha, North Atlantic Drilling

 

Associate Member Award
Sodexo

 

Environmental Award
Stena Drilling

 

Chairman’s Special Award
Stuart Hepburn, Archer

2013 Safety Awards

IADC North Sea Chapter Safety Awards Winners and Runners-up 2013 (left to right): FRONT ROW: Julian Hall, Ensco; Jane Findlater, KCA Deutag; George Cheyne, Stena Drilling; Brian Innes, Stena Drilling; Robbie Garden, ScanTech Offshore; BACK ROW: Tony Slater, Noble Drilling; Ray Taylor, Archer; Paul Ellis, Archer; Gary Stuart, Northern Offshore; Steve Rae, Archer; Kenny Dey, Archer; Arild Pettersen, KCA Deutag; Paul Horne, KCA Deutag; Mike McLellan, Archer.

IADC North Sea Chapter Safety Awards Winners and Runners-up 2013 (left to right)
FRONT ROW: Julian Hall, Ensco; Jane Findlater, KCA Deutag; George Cheyne, Stena Drilling; Brian Innes, Stena Drilling; Robbie Garden, ScanTech Offshore; BACK ROW: Tony Slater, Noble Drilling; Ray Taylor, Archer; Paul Ellis, Archer; Gary Stuart, Northern Offshore; Steve Rae, Archer; Kenny Dey, Archer; Arild Pettersen, KCA Deutag; Paul Horne, KCA Deutag; Mike McLellan, Archer.

400 IADC North Sea Chapter members and guests attended the 2013 Annual Safety Awards dinner which was held on Friday 10 May at the Ardoe House Hotel, Aberdeen. The awards were presented by Darren Sutherland, Prospector Offshore Drilling and Gavin Sutherland, KCA Deutag who are the current Chapter Co-Chairmen.  Speakers included IADC Chairman David Williams, Noble Drilling and Moe Plaisance, Diamond Offshore Inc.  The event also celebrated the 40th anniversary of the North Sea Chapter.

Previous Safety Award Winners, Listed By Year

 

2013 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Under 1 Million Manhours Winner Northern Offshore
Jack-ups Over 1 Million Manhours Winner Ensco
Semi-submersibles Under 500,000 Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Semi-submersibles Under 500,000 Manhours Runner-up KCA Deutag
Semi-submersibles Over 500,000 Manhours Winner Stena Drilling
Platforms Winner Archer
Drillships Winner Stena Drilling

 

Merit Awards
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 8 years Kvitebjorn, KCA Deutag
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 6 years Veslefrikk B, Archer
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 5 years Valhall IP, Archer

 

Associate Member Award
ScanTech Offshore

 

Environmental Award
KCA Deutag

 

Chairman’s Special Award
Paul Ellis, Archer

 

Val Hood Award
Steve Rae

2012 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Winner Maersk Drilling
Jack-ups Runner-up Noble Drilling
Semi-submersibles Joint Winner Dolphin Drilling
Semi-submersibles Joint Winner Stena Drilling
Platforms Winner KCA Deutag
Platforms Runner-up Archer
Drillships Outstanding Merit Award Stena Drilling

 

Merit Awards
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 10 years Noble George Sauvageau, Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 10 years Noble Lynda Bossler, Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 6 years Brage Platform, KCA Deutag
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 6 years Kvitebjorn Platform, KCA Deutag

 

Associate Member Award
Stork Technical Services

 

Environmental Award
Dolphin Drilling

 

Chairman’s Special Award
Nicholas McBride, Rowan Drilling

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2011 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Under 1 Million Manhours Winner Transocean
Jack-ups Over 1 Million Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Jack-ups Over 1 Million Manhours Runner-up Ensco
Semi-submersibles Under 500,000 Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Semi-submersibles Under 500,000 Manhours Runner-up KCA Deutag
Semi-submersibles Over 500,000 Manhours Winner Diamond Offshore
Platforms Winner KCA Deutag

 

Merit Awards
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 9 years Noble George Sauvageau, Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 9 years Noble Lynda Bossler, Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 5 years Brage Platform, KCA Deutag

 

Associate Member Award
Thern Lifting Services

 

Environmental Award
Stena Drilling

 

Chairman’s Special Award
Tony Hinchliffe, Archer

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2010 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Winner Noble Drilling
Jack-ups Winner Ensco
Semi-submersibles Under 1 Million Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Semi-submersibles Over 1 Million Manhours Runner-up Transocean
Semi-submersibles Over 1 Million Manhours Winner Odfjell Drilling
Platforms Winner Seawell

 

Merit Awards
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 8 years Noble George Sauvageau, Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 8 years Noble Lynda Bossler, Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 5 years Brent Delta Platform, Seawell

 

Associate Member Award
Winner SureClean
Runner-up Aker MH UK

 

Environmental Award
Stena Drilling

 

Chairman’s Special Award
Tom Whelan, Transocean

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2009 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Over 1 Million Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Jack-ups Under 1 Million Manhours Winner Rowan Drilling
Semi-submersibles Over 2 Million Manhours Winner Transocean
Semi-submersibles 1-2 Million Manhours Winner Stena Drilling
Semi-submersibles Under 1 Million Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Platforms Winner Seawell

 

Merit Awards
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 5 years Visund Platform, Odfjell Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 4 years Brent Delta Platform, Seawell
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 4 years Kvitebjorn Platform, KCA Deutag

 

Associate Member Award
Weatherford UK

 

Environmental Award
Diamond Offshore

 

Chairman’s Special Award
Grampian Police Family Liaison Team

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2008 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Winner Noble Drilling
Jack-ups Winner Rowan Drilling
Semi-submersibles Winner Stena Drilling
Semi-submersibles Runner-up Diamond Offshore
Platforms Winner Noble Drilling
Platforms Winner KCA Deutag

 

Merit Awards
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 10 years Noble Piet van Ede, Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 3 years BP Clair Platform, Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 3 years Kvitebjorn Platform, KCA Deutag

 

Associate Member Award
NOV Brandt

 

Chairman’s Special Award
Russell Robertson, Transocean, Step Change in Safety

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2007 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Over 1 Million Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Jack-ups Under 1 Million Manhours Winner Maersk Contractors
Semi-submersibles Over 1 Million Manhours Winner GlobalSantaFe
Semi-submersibles Over 1 Million Manhours Runner-up Odfjell Drilling
Semi-submersibles Under 1 Million Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Platforms Winner Noble Drilling

 

Merit Awards
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 9 years Noble, Piet van Ede
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 7 years KCA Deutag, Beryl Bravo
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 6 years Noble, Ton van Langeveld

 

Associate Member Award
Reel

 

Chairman’s Special Award
Martin Brand, GlobalSantaFe for ‘Martin’s Story’

2006 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Over 500,000 Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Jack-ups Over 500,000 Manhours Runner-up Ensco Offshore
Jack-ups Under 500,000 Manhours Winner Maersk Contractors
Semi-submersibles Winner Transocean
Semi-submersibles Runner-up Noble Drilling
Platforms Winner KCA Deutag
Platforms Runner-up Odfjell Drilling

 

Merit Awards
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 8 years Noble, Piet van Ede
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 6 years Arctic III, GlobalSantaFe
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 6 years Beryl Bravo, KCA Deutag

 

Associate Member Award (Joint Award)
ESS Support Services Worldwide Universal Sodexho

 

Chairman’s Special Award
Ocean Guardian, Diamond Offshore

2005 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Over 500,000 Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Jack-ups Over 500,000 Manhours Runner-up Ensco Offshore
Jack-ups Under 500,000 Manhours Winner Rowan Drilling
Semi-submersibles Winner Stena Drilling
Semi-submersibles Runner-up Diamond Offshore
Platforms Winner Odfjell Drilling
Platforms Runner-up KCA Deutag

 

Merit Awards
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 7 years Noble Piet van Ede – Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 7 years Marathon Brae Alpha (Rig 1) – Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 5 years Noble Ton van Langeveld – Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 5 years Arctic III – GlobalSantaFe

 

Associate Member Award (Joint Award)
Winner – Halliburton Energy Services Winner – ESS Support Services Worldwide

 

Chairman’s Special Award
Jay Richardson, Transocean

2004 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Over 500,000 Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Jack-ups Over 500,000 Manhours Runner-up Maersk Contractors
Jack-ups Under 500,000 Manhours Winner Rowan Drilling
Semi-submersibles Over 500,000 Manhours Winner Transocean
Semi-submersibles Over 500,000 Manhours Runner-up GlobalSantaFe
Semi-submersibles Under 500,000 Manhours Winner Noble Drilling
Platforms Runner-up KCA Deutag

 

Merit Awards
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 6 years Noble Piet van Ede – Noble Drilling
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 5 years Dunlin Alpha – KCA Deutag
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 5 years Beryl Bravo – KCA Deutag

 

Associate Member Award (Joint Award)
Design Award Winner – Weatherford UK Systems Award Winner – Universal Sodexho

2003 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Winner Maersk Contractors
Jack-ups Runner-up Noble Drilling
Semi-submersibles Winner Noble Drilling
Semi-submersibles Runner-up GlobalSantaFe Drilling UK
Platforms Winner Noble Drilling
Platforms Runner-up KCA Deutag Drilling

 

Merit Awards
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 8 years Noble, Piet van Ede
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 6 years Arctic III, GlobalSantaFe
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 6 years Beryl Bravo, KCA Deutag

 

Special Award: Best Practices for Avoiding Manriding
Transocean Leader Noble Ton van Langeveld Beryl Bravo – KCA Deutag Drilling Ltd

 

Associate Member Award (Joint Award)
Winner – Halliburton Energy Services Winner – ESS Support Services Worldwide

 

Chairman’s Special Award
Jay Richardson, Transocean

2002 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Winner Maersk Contractors
Jack-ups Runner-up Noble Drilling
Semi-submersibles Winner Noble Drilling
Semi-submersibles Runner-up Transocean Sedco Forex
Platforms Winner KCA Deutag Drilling
Platforms Runner-up GlobalSantaFe

 

Merit Awards
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 5 years Noble, Piet van Ede
Outstanding Safety Performance Over 4 years Dunlin Alpha, KCA Deutag

 

Special Awards
Maersk Endurer Noble Ton van Langeveld
Noble Captain Platform Diamond Offshore – Ocean Nomad, Ocean Guardian & Ocean Princess

2001 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Winner Noble Drilling
Jack-ups Runner-up Maersk Contractors
Semi-submersibles Winner Noble Drilling
Semi-submersibles Runner-up Global Marine
Platforms Winner Noble Drilling
Platforms Runner-up Deutag UK

 

Special Acheivements
Gold Stena Drilling
Silver Maersk Contractors
Bronze Global Marine

 

Associate Member Award
Universal Sodexho

 

Chairman’s Special Award
Ocean Guardian, Diamond Offshore

2000 Safety Award Winners

Best Safety Performance Awards
Jack-ups Over 500,000 Manhours Ensco
Jack-ups Under 500,000 Manhours Transocean and R & B Falcon
Semi-submersibles Over 500,000 Manhours Sedco Forex
Semi-submersibles Under 500,000 Manhours Noble Drilling
Platforms Winner Deutag UK
Platforms Runner-up Deutag UK Ltd.

 

Special Award: Accident-free for 5 Years
Rowan Halifax Noble Maureen Platform Santa Fe Platform Fulmar