Workshop with Gazprom during RAO

Oil & gas upstream

11 - 16 September 2017

Location: St. Petersburg


Norwegian Energy Partners are taking part in a Workshop with Gazprom on 13 September 2017 during RAO/CIS Offshore  – Exhibition and Conference and welcome our partners to attend the exhibition/conference and this workshop.

The Workshop will be part of "Arctic and Cold Climate Solutions" project. See   

GAZPROM's committee in charge for arrangement of our workshop has now thoroughly checked our proposal of all topics/companies and selected the number of presentations and companies that will present directly during this workshop.  

All our delegates, regardless of giving a presentation in Workshop or not, are granted entry to attend this workshop and have networking possibilities with GAZPROM representatives.

Gazprom intends to present the following topics at the workshop:

  1. Operating experience of development Prirazlomnoye field
  2. Natural ice and meteorological conditions in the ocean of  Russian Arctic zones.
  3. Russian legal and technical regulations for the Arctic development
  4. Experience and methods of Gazprom – Exploration in the survey of the seabed stability and the upper layers of the rocks for the risk mitigation while drilling in Arctic.

Norwegian presentations during the Workshop (pre-approved by Gazprom):

Enhanced Drilling  Cutting-edge cost saving technologies for offshore drilling risks mitigation; RMR, EC-Drill & MPC - Ramzy Rezk, Regional Sales Manager  Africa/CIS

Interwell Completion and Intervention solutions - Bjorn Bill, Global Sales Manager, Interwell

MHWirth Drilling engineering and possibilities - Arvid Vabo , SVP Engineering services, MHWirth

MHWirth Drilling technology for the future and new technology - Olav Kvaale , VP Sales and BD MHWirth

TechnipFMC Subsea well oil spill response. Subsea pipeline repair - Igor Kopsov, TechnipFMC

K.LUND Offshore Offshore Air & Gas Compressors, Blowers Packages and Dryers - the best in the class and reliable products for the oil & gas industries - Paolo Fumagalli, Vice-President International Business Development Engineered Products

Kvaerner AS Cost-efficient offshore solutions with potential for implementation in Ob-Taz Bay - Dmitry Kazakovtsev, Technology and Business Development Manager, Kvaerner

Multiconsult & LMG Marine New concept of GBS LNG plant - Christian Nerland, SVP, Business Area Leader Oil and Gas

PSW Group - Arctic Capping Stack Mobilization, Emergency Response, Logistics and Operational Personnel - Tor Erik Christoffersen, CEO, PSW Group

Aker Solutions – topic to be clarified, Eugeny Sidoruk, BDM, Aker Solutions

Participation fees

  • Registration to RAO/CIS Offshore 201:
    • each delegate must register and pay the participation fee (if the registration is effected till 30 June 2017 – 1 100 euros;)
    • All conditions are equal for all delegates, no difference speaker or visitor. Information is also available on the web:
  • No additional fee for NORWEP members participating in the Workshop - registration to RAO/CIS Offshore a requirement

Practical information

  • All speakers and participants are responsible for their own travel related reservations and costs. 
  1. Travel dates: 11 – 16 of September 2017
  2. Accommodation: the hotel Radisson Blu Royal is recommended. Standard single room price RUB 12'500.-/night
  3. Please refer to the Russian Embassy's website for entry visa requirements and guidelines