Well Decommissioning Operator Network

Chris Barrett, Well Services and Decommissioning Lead – INEOS OEUK

Vice Chair
Katy Heidenreich, Operation Optimisation Manager – OEUK


To provide a formal body through which members’ representatives can share best practices, review decommissioning cross-industry issues, create and resource task finish groups (“TFGs”) for any specific tasks, interact with other industry stakeholders, OEUK Forums and regulators, and to prepare recommendations/guidelines for consideration of the Wells Forum members [operator only at this time].

Available to: All OEUK Operator member companies with an interest in well decommissioning. Please get in contact with the group administrator for more information.


  1. Identifying industry best practices and guidelines applicable well decommissioning which can be implemented and maintained throughout the industry
  2. Unlocking efficiencies that help to achieve industry’s goal of 35% cost reduction in Decommissioning
  3. Providing regulators and stakeholders with a way to discuss cross-industry issues relevant to improving health, safety and environmental excellence.


For general help and enquiries, or to join OEUK Forums and Workgroups email our Membership team or phone 01224 577338.

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