The Business of
FPSOs, Shuttle Tankers and Peter Lovie

Industry Links

Conference Organizers - Commercial

Deep Offshore Technology is a conference now arranged by Pennwell, held in different parts of the world and catering to the deepwater E+P community. Pennwell also organizes other petroleum industry conferences.

IBC organizes conferences in many industries and are known for their annual FPSO conference in December in London, now in its 24th year.

IQPC likewise organizes conferences in many fields and does hold conferences for the floating production community.

AtComedia stages a number of industry conferences, mostly in Galveston, Texas and with the advent of FPSOs to US GoMin 2011 started an annual FPSO Forum.

Conference Organizers - Professional Societies

Offshore Technology Conference (OTC)   Started in Houston in 1969, still the leading offshore technology conference in the world, fantastic value!

FPSO Contractors

The original three FPSO contactors from the 1980s (Bluewater, Modec and SBM) have been joined by a number of others in the last decade:

Bumi Armada
BW Offshore


Hart's E&P
Offshore Engineer
Offshore Magazine

U.S. Regulators

BSEE - Bureau of Standards & Environmental Enforcement
United States Coast Guard

Shuttle Tanker Owners and/or Operators

American Shipping Company (USA)
Knutsen (Norway)
Teekay (Canada)