News & Events


Keep up to date with ITF

ITF Members Meeting

Maryculter House Hotel Image

Location: Maryculter House Hotel, South Deeside Road, Aberdeen, AB12 5GB

ITF-facilitated JIP enters trial phase to provide clearer understanding of subsea faults

ITF LOGO with TM use this one

A joint industry project established through The Industry Technology Facilitator (ITF) has entered a trial phase with the support of oil and gas operators.

GCC Meeting

Muscat Oman

Location: PO Box 81, Muscat, 100, Sultanate of Oman

ITF Technology Showcase Conference Broadcast

ITF Technology Showcase Conference Broadcast image

Technology Showcase Broadcast - Available for purchase

Broadcast Image

Location:

InnovOil - 'No Time Like a Crisis'

Front Page of InnovOil

Andrew Dykes reports from the Industry Technology Facilitator annual Technology Showcase in Aberdeen, where the focus was on increasing the speed at where the industry takes up new ideas

Decommissioning: An Opportunity for Technological Innovation

Caitlin Web Photo

Caitlin was initially drawn to decommissioning as the regulatory and fiscal reforms made for an interesting thesis as part of the LLM in Oil and Gas Law. In this thought-piece, Caitlin highlights the potential opportunities that lie ahead for ITF both decommissioning as a sector and ITF as a technology facilitator.

Annual ITF Technology Showcase 2016

Technology Showcase logo 2016 3

Location: Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, ab23 8bl, United Kingdom

Energy Game Changer- Innovate UK

Innovate UK in collaboration with the Knowledge Transfer Network will be hosting two brokerage events to promote their n...

ITF seeking proposals for new cost cutting and efficiency ideas

Energy Voice Logo

The search is on for proposals that can make a big impact in cutting costs and increasing efficiency in the oil and gas ...

Lockheed Martin to investigate how NASA can unlock £1bn from aging assets

Lockheed Martin Press release

US defence giant Lockheed Martin has been commissioned to investigate how technology developed at NASA can unlock £1billion of savings in maintaining aging oil and gas assets.

Technology Showcase 2015 Recap Video

Technology Showcase 2015 Recap Video image

Graduates to Gain Guidance on Industry Options at Oil & Gas UK Workshop

Business Connect

Location: Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre, Exhibition Avenue, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, AB23 8BL, United Kingdom

Energy Game Changer- Webinar

Location:

2nd Annual Offshore Production Optimisation Conference

Offshore Network

Location: 161 Springfield Road, Aberdeen, AB15 7AQ, Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom

ITF's GCC members agree to advance hybrid EOR proposals

ITF’s GCC members agree to advance hybrid EOR proposals Companies will have the opportunity to invest in developer ideas...

Offshore Decommissioning Conference

Decom

Location: Fairmont Hotel, St Andrews, KY16 8PN, Fife, United Kingdom

SPE ICoTA European Well Intervention Conference

Icota event

Location: Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, AB23 8BL, Outside US & Canada, United Kingdom

NSRI Hackathon Aberdeen: Small Pools

NSRI Hackathon

Location: Village Hotel , Prime Four, Kingswells, AB15 8PJ, United Kingdom

Offshore Engineer Article 'Tackling the Deep'

Brazil Oil Rig

Brazil's deepwater offers huge opportunities, but also big technology challenges. ITF's Patrick O'Brien and Arthur Braga explain.

Energy Security & Innovation Observing System for the Subsurface project town hall meeting

NERC

Location: British Geological Survey, Keyworth, Nottingham, NG12 5GG, Outside US & Canada, United Kingdom

Members Forum October 2015 London

London Banner

Location: Lloyd's Register Energy , 71 Fenchurch Street, London, EC3M 4BS, United Kingdom

Lisa Hutchison, Technology Analyst, ITF Talks about her job

Lisa 7

An interview with Lisa Hutchison, Technology Analyst, ITF

Funding Opportunity: Oil and Gas Decommissioning

NERC

As part of the Oil and Gas Innovation Programme, the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) invites applications for an Innovation funding call focusing on decommissioning and its environmental management

Call for science ideas: Energy Security & Innovation Observing System for the Subsurface project

NERC

The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) invites the UK science community to submit high-level ideas for the science capability and capacity requirements of the Energy Security & Innovation Observing System for the Subsurface (ESIOS) project.

Team ITF Raises over £600 for the MS Society

Team ITF River Ness 10k

Team ITF runs the River Ness 10k to raise money for the MS Society

Elevator Accelerator Programme Founder Showcase

Elevator Event

Location: Elevalor, The Hub,, Exploration Drive,, Aberdeen, AB23 8GX, Outside US & Canada, United Kingdom

ITF: The Ultra Deepwater Challenge (Offshore Europe)

Offshore Europe banner 2015

Location: Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre, Exhibition Avenue, bridge of don, Aberdeen, AB23 8BL

Joint ITF, Murgitroyd, Metis Partners and Elevator OE Reception Evening

whisky tasting 02131610

Location: Elevator at the Hub, Exploration Drive, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, ab23 8gx, United Kingdom

New drill string camera with jet blasting function could slash rig time by 50%

ITF LOGO with TM use this one

A new Joint Industry Project has been launched to progress camera technology that could deliver significant savings during drilling operations.
The Industry Technology Facilitator (ITF) has launched the project with Clearview Well Services of Perth, Australia with the support of two global oil and gas operator members.

ITF Connect Newsletter Summer Edition

Summer Newsletter Image

ITF's Summer Newsletter: ITF Regional Activity, Interview with Jonathan Copp and a round of the 2015 Technology Showcase

Middle East Bucking The Trend In Drive For New EOR Technology - Harts E&P

EP LOGO

The majority of daily oil production in today’s market comes from mature or maturing fields. New discoveries of recoverable reserves are failing to match the pace set by the growing global demand for energy.

Collaborate to Innovate

World Class Scotland Article

World Class Scotland Article on Collaboration

ITF – EOR, the industry’s second wind

Energy Voice

Opinion piece by Giuseppe Astarita and Keith Mackie

Providing a Positive Impact and Delivering Value-Add by Keith Mackie

facilitate collaborate and innovate

ITF Operations Director, Keith Mackie highlights the challenge ITF faces demonstrating impact and value adds.... The cha...

Operators back next phase of Industry Forum on subsea integrity

SURFIM

Phase II SURF IM Network is extended for a further three years

ITF Promotes Cooperative Project (JIP) in Brazil

TB Magazine Cover

A news article in the TB Petroleum Magazine. Issue No:37 May 2015

5 Keys to Success in the North Sea

IHS LOGO

Location: Marcliffe Hotel, Aberdeen, ab15 9ya

Stimulate Increased Well Activity by the Introduction of New & Innovative Technology

Location: Maryculter House , Kirkton of Maryculter, Aberdeen, AB11 6AR, UK, United Kingdom

Subsea Processing Network Pre Launch

3 Image Banner

Location: Limited Partners Suite at Reliant Stadium, Houston, Texas, United States

Joint UKTI / ITF Technology Breakfast May 5th, 2015 Houston

Drill Tower

Location: Houston Hilton Post Oak, Houston, Texas, United States

ITF Members Forum & AGM, Houston, Texas, USA

Houston Image

Location: DAY 1, Friday 1st - Shell Exploration and Production Inc., 150 North Dairy Ashford, Houston, 77079 , Texas, United States of America

Carbonate Reservoir Workshop Video Conference

Geology layers

Location: Aberdeen

Asset Integrity Workshop

Rigs onshore

Location: Aberdeen, AB23 8GX, United Kingdom

£6m innovation funding for cleaner, more efficient conventional fuels - Competition now open

InnovateUK LogoA Interim CMYK

Innovate UK has announced funding to support innovation that will reduce the environmental impact, improve efficiency and reduce cost of the extraction and/or use of conventional fossil fuels.

Technology Showcase Presentations

Technology Showcase header Banner for Email and Materials

To view all the presentations from the 2015 Technology Showcase

Technology Showcase March 4th, 2015

Showcase headerBanner for Email and Materials

Location: AECC, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, AB23 8BL, Scotland

The Need to Commit to Collaboration

paddy 9

Dr Patrick O’Brien, CEO of ITF, highlights the need to commit to collaboration ahead of the Technology Showcase on 4th March 2015

Technology Showcase Conference

News Article

Oil industry gets lowdown on cost-cutting technology

Media Partners announced for the Technology Showcase 2015

ITF are happy to announce their Media Partners for the Technology Showcase 2015. Go to the media page for more details. ...

ITF's Ian McCabe talks to Energy Voice

Subsea Expo 2015 video: ITF’s Ian McCabe says companies seeking solutions to challenging times

ITF and OGUK announce speaker line up for the 2015 Technology Showcase

Technology Showcase logo 2015 2

Speaker Announcement for the 2015 Showcase

EOR / Carbonates Workshop

Kuwait Photo

Location: Hilton Kuwait Resort P.O. BOX 7887 FAHAHEEL 64009, Kuwait City, 7887, Kuwait

GCC Meeting, Kuwait

Kuwait Photo

Location: Hilton Kuwait Resort P.O. BOX 7887 FAHAHEEL 64009 , Kuwait City, 7887, Kuwait

Brazil: A Hard Nut to Crack? by Keith Mackie, Operations Director, ITF

Keith 25

A thought piece from Keith Mackie, Operations Director, ITF on starting business in Brazil

Hardide Coatings

Hardide Coatings NEW Logo

We are delighted to announce that Hardide Coatings are one of our sponsors for the 2015 Technology Showcase.

ITF's Caitlin Forsyth graduates with distinction

RPC 4110

High-achieving Caitlin Forsyth is celebrating university and career success as she graduates from Robert Gordon University (RGU) with distinction.

Technology Showcase Call for Abstracts now open

Showcase headerBanner for Email and Materials

Submit your abstract today for the opportunity to speak alongside industry experts and present to the UK oil and gas industry. To find out more visit showcase.itfenergy.com

ITF Launches New Website with Web Integrations

Screen Capture for Web Integrations news article

The Industry Technology Facilitator (ITF) has launched a new website designed and built by Web Integrations.

Dr Will Davies, ITF - Your Job

Dr Will Davies Your Job Cropped

An interview with Dr Will Davies, Commercial Manager, ITF by The Press and Journal, Friday October 31, 2014

Examining Common Cross Industry Technology Challenges

Squadron Leader McCabe Pic

Senior Technology Analyst Ian McCabe talks about his career transition from the Royal Air Force into Oil and Gas and some of the similar technology issues faced by the Defence and Oil and Gas sectors.

Making Collaborative Technology Development Work for our Industry

paddy 12

An article by Dr Patrick O'Brien, CEO, ITF. September 25th, 2014

Subsea integrity management knowledge sharing forum kicks off at OTC 2014

Kierans Subsea Photo

"As field life extension through subsea development becomes increasingly common, knowledge sharing with respect to integrity management could have significant benefits" Kieran Kavanagh, Group Technology & Engineering Director, Wood Group Kenny

Meet ITF Technology Analyst...

Lisa 7

Article taken from ITF Facilitator September 2014 - 'Meet ITF technology analyst - Lisa Hutchison'

UK gas distribution networks launch call for innovations

Energy Innovation Centre

UK gas distribution networks launch call for innovations The Energy Innovation Centre (EIC) is actively calling for inno...

Technology Showcase 2014 Recap Video

Technology Showcase 2014 Recap Video image

ITF - What we do!

ITF - What we do! image

Article from Oil and Gas UK

New Board Established to Drive Technological Innovation on UK Continental Shelf

Strategy& launches R&D talent mobility survey

strategy boozandco

New survey aimed at assessing the attractiveness of various locations to host a world-class R&C center for the oil and gas industry.

OneSubsea joins ITF

onesubsea

We are extremely happy to announce that OneSubsea have joined ITF as of May 1st, 2014.

WorleyParsons joins ITF

wp logo

We are extremely happy to announce that WorleyParsons have joined ITF as of March 1st 2014.

A match made in Aberdeen

paddy match made in aberdeen

Changes in the dynamic of the Industry Technology Facilitator (ITF) are high on the forward agenda of Dr Patrick O’Brien, the genial Irishman parachuted into the Aberdeen-headquartered matchmaker’s chief executive role last year.

ITF encouraging developers to come forward with water production solutions for Brazil

production solutions brazil

ITF, the global technology facilitator, is calling on developers to come forward with new and innovative solutions to wa...

ITF delves deeper into Middle East challenges debate at Intelligent Energy and Qatar member meeting

ITF, the global technology facilitator, will be highlighting the growing importance of innovation to solve Middle East o...

ITF releases Brazil-focused Call for Proposals: Water Production Challenges

In response to technology challenges presented by ITF Member Companies based in Brazil,  ITF is running a Call for Propo...

ITF's GCC members agree to advance hybrid EOR proposals

ITF’s GCC members agree to advance hybrid EOR proposals Companies will have the opportunity to invest in developer ideas...

BP Logo
GE Oil Gas Logo
bg group 200x200
chevron logo
exxon mobil logo
adma_opco.png
EonMainLogo
expro
Koclogo
LREnergy_BlueRGB_PositiveboxL.PNG
nexen logo
petrofac.png
pdo.png
shell
siemens.png
technip.png
total
weatherford.png
woodside.png
worley_parsons.png
OneSubsea 200 tag