David Bamford Articles
David Bamford is a non-executive director at Tullow Oil plc and has various roles with Parkmead Group plc, PARAS Ltd and New Eyes Exploration Ltd, and runs his own consultancy.
He writes regular articles for OilVoice and ROGTEC and is a co-founder of Finding Petroleum.
He retired from BP in 2003, after a 23 year career spent initially in research & technology, then the geophysics function, business unit leadership, and finally BP's global exploration programme.
Give me a break!
The UKCS North Sea has a fantastic future, provided it gets help, in some special cases fiscal help from the UK government, in every case help just from good old-fashioned cost reduction.
14 Jul 2012
So long Copenhagen!
To everybody who has just returned from the EAGE in Copenhagen, I hope you enjoyed yourselves, especially considering how much it cost you and your company:
10 Jun 2012
Proper Reservoir Monitoring!
Our March 21st Forum covered a range of exciting new innovations, from 'broadband' 3D offshore to the introduction of ideas from medical imaging into interpretation.
However, the clearest theme to emerge was that PRM - Permanent Reservoir Monitoring - is absolutely key to understanding the dynamics of oil and gas reservoirs.
25 Mar 2012
All at sea - the UK's oil & gas strategy!
The US locomotive gets under way!
The US National Enhanced Oil Recovery Initiative (NEORI) was formed to help realize CO2-EOR's full potential as a national energy security, economic and environmental strategy.
17 Mar 2012