International Gas Business Management

Course Code: OG17

 

Course Objective

  • An understanding of the value added steps in the gas processes
  • Gain an insight in the way the Gas Industries have organized to operate effectively and efficiently
  • Learn the details of gas processing
  • Understand the fundamentals of the economics of the gas industries

 

Target Audience

  • Managers
  • Functional managers
  • Gas Managers

 

Course Outline

Day 1

  • Sources Origins and Nature of Hydrocarbon Gas
  • Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry
  • Definition of Hydrocarbon Gases
  • The Gas Industry
  • Basic Gas Geology
  • Origins of Hydrocarbon Deposits
  • Exploration Activities
  • Exploration Methods
  • Types of Well

Day 2

  • Sources Origin and Nature of Hydrocarbon Gas - Continued
  • Gas Fields Developments
  • Production
  • Well Fluids and Surface production
  • Transportation
  • Ship Transportation
  • Pipelines
  • Exploration Drilling & Production
  • Where and how does drilling take place?
  • Gas leasing process and terms
  • Searching for Oil and Gas
  • Types of Wells
  • Drilling Operations
  • Natural Gas Production and Processing Operations
  • Gas Companies, Corporate Relations, and Structures

Day 3

  • Operating Companies and Service Companies
  • Local, National and Multi National Gas Companies
  • Major National Gas Companies
  • Major International Gas Companies
  • Integrated and Non Integrated Companies
  • Integrated Companies
  • Non Integrated Companies
  • Processing Operations and Economics
  • Gas Processing Operations
  • Inlet Separation
  • SulphurRemoval andSulphurRecovery
  • Dehydration
  • Dewpoint Control and by-product recovery
  • Gas Compression
  • Basic Economics of the Gas Industries
  • Gas Quality and Measurement
  • Richness
  •  Impurities
  • Sulphur
  • Acidity
  • Specifications
  • World Gas Supply and Demand

Day 4

  • Supply Chain
  • Production
  • Transport
  • Storage
  • Distribution
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Evaluation of Gas Opportunities
  • Estimating the Cost of Gas Facilities
  • Using Historical Costs
  • Cost curves
  • Adjusting For Different Sizes
  • Adjusting For Different Time Periods
  • LNG –LNG Chain

Day 5

  • Process
  • Liquefaction
  • Shipping
  • Storage
  • Re-Gasification
  • Other Technologies
  • Gas to Liquids
  • Gas Commodity and Transport Capacity
  • Industry Regulation
  • Ownership
  • State owned
  • Joint Ventures
  • Privatised
  • Price Controls
  • Rate of Return
  • Gas for Power Generation
  • The ‘Dash for Gas’ – key drivers
  • Economics: CCGT v Oil v Coal v Nuclear
  • Efficiency Gains
  • Cost and Market Trends
  • Gas Supply


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Date & Location

Date : 17 March 2019

Duration : 5 days

Place : Singapore

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Date : 17 November 2019

Duration : 5 days

Place : Istanbul

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