Institute of Petroleum Engineering

Centre Current and Previous Project Sponsors



Since the formation of the Hydrate Group in 1986, we have provided gas hydrate and other flow assurance technical support to many major hydrocarbon production and service companies, including Shell, BP, Marathon, Baker-Hughes, E. Wood Ltd, Genesis Oil and Gas, TOTAL, Sasol, Messer UK, Mearsk, OMV, Rhodia, Blackwatch Petroleum Services, Baker Petrolite, CSIRO, Occidental, Chevron, Ondeo, and Castrol.

In addition to industry, vital support for fundamental research, development and academic/educational work at the Centre continues is granted various UK and International government/civic organisations.

The continuing support of all sponsors is gratefully acknowledged. Current and recent (within the last year) project sponsors are detailed below.

Recent and Current Industrial Sponsors:

BASF

BP

Castrol

Chevron

Clariant Oil Services

Gaz de France

National Iranian Gas Company

Hydro

Petrobras

Petronas

Shell UK Exploration and Production

Statoil

         

TOTAL

         

Government and Education Sponsors:

Intas

UK Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)

UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)

Scottish Funding Council