A successful forum was held at Wairakei Resort on 25 August, with about 60 industry representatives attending from Operators, Contractors, Consultants and Regulators. Presentations included:
Introductions from Mike Dunstall of Contact Energy and Wu Khoo of Mercury
An update on MBIE Work Safe findings from inspections, audits and investigations Michael Matthews
Contact Energy’s approach to incident investigations, using learning teams, from Matt Shawcroft
Change management and managing non-routine work from Mercury’s Shanon Garden
Knowledge work productivity from Jimmy Conway of Freeflow Partners.
A panel discussion on wire line logging well control, which raised a lively discussion.
The forum concluded with a networking session held in the bar. These forums are intended to be regular industry get-togethers, held about twice a year. If you would like to be involved email Mark Green.