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  • First line supervisors in the offshore oil and gas industry. 

    Carnegie, David (The Robert Gordon University Department of Management, 1998-07)
    The offshore oil and gas industry has created significant wealth for the UK economy; approximately 250 billion Great British Pounds (GBP) since oil was discovered under the United Kingdom Continental Shelf (UKCS) of which ...
  • How to recognise a kick: a cognitive task analysis of drillers' situation awareness during well operations. 

    Roberts, R.; Flin, Rhona; Cleland, J. (Elsevier https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jlp.2016.07.003, 2016-07-09)
    ROBERTS, R., FLIN, R. and CLELAND, J. 2016. How to recognise a kick: a cognitive task analysis of drillers' situation awareness during well operations. Journal of loss prevention in the process industries [online], 43, pages 503-513. Available from: https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jlp.2016.07.003
    The ability to monitor and detect anomalous changes in an oil well is a fundamental aspect of an offshore driller’s job, so as to maintain well control, the safety of the surrounding rig and minimize risk. Drillers are ...