Global Perspectives Deep & Ultra-deepwater Oil & Gas Market Update Report 2005/09
Sector Forecasts & Analysis
For each sector, identifies the development and the evaluation of all known prospects. Specific analysis is available for each sector, wells, floating production, subsea, fixed platforms, pipelines, risers and umbilicals.
Forecasts and capital expenditure figures are provided by region, component, operator and field owner with a number of conventional and alternative model profiles. Includes forecast spend by actual year as well as alternative perspectives with expenditure by order year and year on-stream for each of the key sectors and regions.
Comprehensive Project Listings
Comprehensive Project Listings Purchasers will receive 12 months’ free InfieldOnline access to a database, updated weekly, of all projects being considered for development 2005/09 in water depths greater than 500 m. Online access provides a field by field project listing detailing;
• project name
• water depths
• high temperature/high pressure
• production rates,
• project status
• development type
• on stream year
• depletion year
• nos subsea & surface wells
A sample database is available at www.infieldonline.com.
Subscriptions can upgrade to include additional information.
OFFPEX™ Modelling System
OFFPEX™ is a highly developed
and complex modelling and
forecasting system that utilises a
wide range of market drivers
including macro-economic, technoeconomic
and business processes
to forecast the scheduling and value
of projects, component by
The OFFPEX™ system incorporates
Infield’s global Offshore Energy
Database to produce detailed
financial and business models
including capital expenditure and
These models are fully scalable and
adaptable, from individual field
development elements through to
company, national, regional and
global forecasts and scenarios
Timelines range from projects in the
1920’s to decommissioning projects
scheduled at the end of this Century.
This is only one of a series of
reports that cover the market,
technology and players.
• Deep & Ultra-deepwater
• Floating Production
• Fixed Production
• LNG & GTL
Infield Energy Data Analysts
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timely and detailed data and
information on the worldwide oil and
gas industry since 1986.
Now widely acknowledged as one of
the definitive independent reference
sources, Infield has developed a
range of products and services
designed to assist senior executives
with their business decisions. For
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Download a pdf for a leaflet giving details of the report and an order form.
The Second Edition of this Global
Perspectives Market Report,
published by Infield Energy Data
Analysts, provides an in-depth
analysis of the global deep and
ultra-deepwater sector over the years 2000 to 2009. Detailed forecasts for the period 2005-2009 are provided.
The report brings together the Infield
Offshore Energy Database, the
OFFPEX™ Market Modelling and
Forecasting System and Infield’s
analytical expertise to produce a
unique insight into the values,
drivers and prospects for this sector.
The OFFPEX™ system allows a bottom up approach to the forecast with all the field infrastructure considered and analysed.
New to the 2005-2009 Edition
Infield’s analytical team have
provided a comparative analysis of
the current forecast to the 2004
forecast. The concept is to provide
companies with a much more
fundamental understanding of the
forecasting process and the drivers
that have an impact upon the
dynamics of the market.
New Deepwater Discoveries
In the period to April 2005, 10 new
deepwater discoveries have been
announced, compared to 38 in 2004
and 54 in 2003. A further 29 fields
are expected to be brought into
production in 2005 and there are
195 deepwater fields slated for
development for 2005/09 with a total
of 37,279 MMBOE, compared to 91
for the period 2000/04.
• Infield’s forecasts a total spend of
US$68,895M for 2005/09 in this
The report will also highlight the
increasing importance of offshore ultra-deepwater
Infield has identified 34 Ultradeepwater
prospects 2005/09, with
total reserves of 5,591 MMBOE.
This compares to 17 for the period
Offshore Prospects & Forecasts
In the Deep & Ultra-deepwater
Market Update 2004/08 Infield’s
forecast showed continued growth in
activity for deepwater development;
US$20.9bn on world floating production & fixed platform facilities, US$17.7bn
on subsea and US$18.5bn on
control lines, umbilicals, risers and
The new report provides an updated
forecast for 2005/09.
Underlying Market Drivers
Investigates the main and secondary
drivers, re-investment rates, oil price
sensitivity, politics, economics,
production, energy demand,
technology, infrastructure, subsidy,
grants and taxation modularity.
The Global Market Potential
Examines prospects for both Deep & Ultra-deepwater by projects,
reserves and production identifying
the market potential trends by
region, water depth, operator, field
ownership and development type.
Regional Forecasts & Analysis
For each of the main regions -
Africa, Asia, Australasia, Europe, the
Middle East, North America and
Latin America the report looks at
recent important activity, analysis of
all known prospects, field sales,
mergers and discoveries.