Design Patent Infringement
APS supported a multi-national oil and gas manufacturing company whose hardware design was subject to a patent infringement lawsuit. The prosecution counsel concluded that the in-depth knowledge and testimony, provided by APS, was a significant contribution to their party winning a multi-million-dollar settlement against the patent infringing company.
Exploration and Production Drilling Support
APS support an IOC client to improve their shallow and deepwater drilling performance. With a combination of onshore consultants and offshore drilling advisors, supporting and guiding every stage of the drilling program, the client has made significant improvements in drilling performance saving in excess of $100-million dollars.
Gulf of Mexico Conceptual Study
APS supported an IOC client to evaluate commercial viability of a new discovery. APS developed a Basis of Design, reservoir evaluation, field layout, process and host facility layouts, subsea infrastructure evaluations, high-level cost and schedule indications and the requested economic evaluation.
Tunisian Subsea Well Program
APS supported a client to develop and execute a well program to spud the well within a six-month period. APS developed the well plan and well testing plan, prepared, tendered and executed all procurement contracts and managed the entire drilling program, delivering the well on time and within budget.