North Sea Chapter

IADC North Sea Chapter

The North Sea Chapter, based in Aberdeen, represents member companies in North West Europe. Regular meetings are held to address issues of importance to member companies. Task groups and working parties are set up to deal with issues and provide a ‘voice’ for the drilling industry in key industry matters.

Chapter Office

c/o Valaris
Gateway Crescent
Gateway Business Park
Aberdeen AB12 3GA
Tel: 44/1224-786845

For more information contact the Chapter Administrator at edith.mcleod@iadc.org.

Officers

CHAIR
Matthew Brodie, Noble Drilling

VICE CHAIRS
Gary Holman, Awilco Drilling and Andy Leslie, Transocean

TREASURER
Mike Yeats, Cameron

VICE CHAIRS ASSOCIATE MEMBERS
Keith Ross, Halliburton
Andrew Burns, Weatherford

Chapter Structure

The North Sea Chapter represents member companies in North West Europe. Regular meetings are held to address issues of importance to member companies. Task groups and working parties are set up to deal with issues and provide a ‘voice’ for the drilling industry in key industry matters.

The 2020 Chair of the North Sea Chapter is Matthew Brodie, Noble Drilling and Gary Holman, Awilco Drilling and Andy Leslie, Transocean are Vice Chairs.

Vice Chairs Associate Members are Keith Ross, Halliburton and Andrew Burns, Weatherford.

Working Parties

IADC North Sea Chapter’s current Working Parties include:

Safety, Health & Environment Working Party
Mission Statement
Craig Martin (Chair)
Kevin Pope (Vice Chair)
Valaris
KCA Deutag
Training & Competency Working Party
Mission Statement
Jamie Purves (Chair)

Vacant (Vice Chair)

Valaris

HR Group

Representation on External Groups

OPITO Strategic Board Gary Holman Awilco Drilling
Offshore Training Foundation (OTF) Board Kenny Dey Archer
OPITO UK Board Kenny Dey

Gary Holman

Archer

Awilco Drilling

OPITO UK Industry Forum Jamie Purves

Stuart Clow

Valaris

IADC

OMAHAC (Offshore Major Accident Hazards Advisory Committee) Gavin Sutherland KCA Deutag
Step Change Leadership Team Stuart Clow

Gary Holman

IADC

Awilco Drilling

OMHEC (Offshore Mechanical Handling Equipment Committee) Claus Schiller Maersk Drilling
EERTAG Stuart Clow IADC

Meeting Schedule

Please note the following meetings are open to North Sea Chapter Contractor and Committee members only.

NSC Meetings

Date Time
28 January 10.30
27 March 10.30
12 May 10.30
30 June 10.30
18 August 10.30
6 October 10.30
26 November 15.00

NSC Safety, Health and Environment Working Party Meetings

Date Time
14 January 10.30
28 April 10.30
25 August 10.30
10 November 10.30

NSC Training Working Party Meetings

Date Time
4 March 10.30
1 July 10.30
18 November 10.30

NSC HR Group Meetings

Date Time
TBC 10.00

Chapter Members

Contractors
  • Archer (UK) Limited
  • Awilco Drilling PLC
  • Borr Drilling
  • COSL Drilling Europe AS
  • Diamond Offshore Drilling (UK) Ltd
  • Dolphin Drilling Ltd
  • KCA Deutag Drilling Ltd
  • Maersk Drilling
  • Noble Drilling Ltd
  • Odfjell Drilling (UK) Ltd
  • Seadrill
  • Stena Drilling Ltd
  • Transocean
  • Valaris
  • Well-Safe Solutions
Associates
  • Aberdeen Drilling Consultants Limited
  • Aberdeen First Aid School
  • ABS Europe Ltd
  • Advanced Drilling Technologies (Adrilltech)
  • AIS Training
  • Allrig
  • Apex Industrial Chemicals Limited
  • Aramark
  • Atlas Professionals
  • Augean North Sea Services
  • Axess North Sea Ltd
  • Blaze Manufacturing Solutions Ltd
  • Bureau Veritas UK Limited
  • Cable Solutions Worldwide Ltd
  • Cameron Flow Control Technology UK Ltd
  • Camserv Ltd
  • Caterpillar Oil and Gas
  • Centrifuges Un-Limited
  • Control Union Industrial Inspections
  • Derrick Services (UK) Limited
  • Drillmar Resources
  • Electro-Flow Controls, Ltd
  • Entier Ltd
  • ESS Suport Services Worldwide
  • Eurotech Industries Technical Services Limited
  • Eztek
  • First Marine Solutions
  • Forum Energy Technologies
  • Frank’s International
  • Gates Engineering & Services UK Ltd
  • Glenside Energy Services
  • Global Energy Group
  • Global Resource Management Ltd
  • Halliburton ESG
  • Haynes and Boone CDG, LLP
  • Highland Oilfield Services Group Ltd
  • Hoover Ferguson UK Limited
  • Houlder Ltd
  • Hydrasun
  • Hydrus Energy Engineering Ltd
  • Infinity Oilfield Services Limited
  • InterMoor
  • iTS, Parker Drilling
  • Intervention Rentals
  • Iqarus Ltd
  • James Fisher Offshore Ltd
  • Kishorn Port Ltd
  • LHR Marine Ltd
  • MRDS Mark Robertson Drilling Services Ltd
  • Maersk Training
  • MHWirth
  • Monitor Systems (Scotland) Ltd
  • National Oilwell Varco UK Ltd
  • Nucore Group Limited
  • NOV Wellbore Technologies  – Well Site Services
  • NOV Wellbore Technologies – MDTotco
  • NSL
  • OES Oilfield Services (UK) Limited
  • Offshore Water Management Ltd
  • OPITO Limited
  • Orga BV
  • The PD&MS Group
  • Petrofac Training Services
  • Polaris Learning Ltd
  • Premium Drilling Tools Ltd
  • Proserv
  • The REACH Group
  • Red Wing UK
  • RelyOn Nutec
  • Rigmar Group
  • RigQuip
  • Rig Surveys Limited
  • ROVOP
  • Salunda
  • ScanTech Offshore Ltd
  • Semco Maritime Ltd
  • Sodexo Remote Sites
  • Sparrows
  • STEP Oiltools (UK) Ltd
  • Superior – Wild Well Services Limited
  • Survivex
  • Swire Oilfield Services Ltd
  • Tetra Technologies (UK) Limited
  • Texo Group
  • TWMA
  • Weatherford UK
  • Westerton Access Limited
  • Yardbury Engineering & Oilfield Products Ltd

Upcoming Events

Date Event
27 March Annual Safety Awards
26 June Charity Golf Tournament