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Guidance on Retention of Information and Samples after Decommissioning


This document considers the legal framework to determine how long associated data, documents, and samples must be retained after an offshore asset in the UKCS is decommissioned. It also considers an example retention schedule, developed using Shell’s Brent Delta platform as a test case, that demonstrates one approach and the results that may be expected.

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