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2nd Annual Offshore Production Optimisation Conference

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

SPE ICoTA European Well Intervention Conference

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Location: Aberdeen

Members Forum October 2015 London

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

ITF: The Ultra Deepwater Challenge (Offshore Europe)

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

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

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

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


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

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World Class Scotland Article on Collaboration

ITF – EOR, the industry’s second wind

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Opinion piece by Giuseppe Astarita and Keith Mackie

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

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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


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

ITF Promotes Cooperative Project (JIP) in Brazil

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

5 Keys to Success in the North Sea


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

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

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

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

ITF Members Forum & AGM, Houston, Texas, USA

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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

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Location: Aberdeen

Asset Integrity Workshop

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Location: Aberdeen, AB23 8GX, United Kingdom

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

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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

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To view all the presentations from the 2015 Technology Showcase

Technology Showcase March 4th, 2015

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

The Need to Commit to Collaboration

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

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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

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Speaker Announcement for the 2015 Showcase

EOR / Carbonates Workshop

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

GCC Meeting, Kuwait

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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

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

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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

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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

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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

ITF Launches New Website with Web Integrations

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

Dr Will Davies, ITF - Your Job

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

Examining Common Cross Industry Technology Challenges

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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

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

Subsea integrity management knowledge sharing forum kicks off at OTC 2014

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"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...

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

UK gas distribution networks launch call for innovations

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

Technology Showcase 2014 Recap Video

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ITF - What we do!

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Article from Oil and Gas UK

New Board Established to Drive Technological Innovation on UK Continental Shelf

Strategy& launches R&D talent mobility survey

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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


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

WorleyParsons joins ITF

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

A match made in Aberdeen

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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

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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...

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