Department of Labour New Zealand Te Tahi Mari Haere Mai Te Nga Kotu Te Nga Kotu ICRARD Presentation 23.06.10. Te Tahi Mari New Zealand situated in The South West Pacific Two Main Islands One Other Island to the West Australia. Te Tahi Mari 4,000,000 People 70,000,000 Sheep.
Te Tahi MariLittle time for R & DHowever emphasis is placed on Industry cooperationLegislation and Regulation place most responsibility on the Operator Oil and Gas is NZ’s 3rd biggest export earner
Te Tahi MariProblems though are the same as displayed by othersAging FacilitiesNew OperatorsIncreased ActivityUnder ResourcedBudget constraints
Te Tahi MariCurrent ActivityOil & Gas100 Wells3 Drilling Operations Offshore5 Drilling Rigs Onshore3 FPSO’s5 Fixed Production Platforms & 7 Onshore Facilities including Methanol and Ammonia Urea production
Te Tahi MariFutureWork more closely with NOPSADevelop NOPSA Funding Model( Industry Funding )Contribute to and utilise IRF and ICRARD Membership Fully