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Decommissioning Leadership Group

The Decommissioning Leadership Group (DLG) will drive strategic direction and the delivery of the organisation's objectives, relating across the scope of decommissioning activity. 

DLG Chair: Dawn Robertson, Bureau Veritas
DLG Vice Chair: Matt Blair, SEA

DLG Members:

Engineering Consultancies

  • John Cox, Intecsea
  • Steph Kiltie, PDi Limited
  • Mark Lauder, JEE
  • Dawn Robertson, Bureau Veritas
  • John Spiteri, Atkins


  • Lawrie Kerr, Dräger Marine and Offshore
  • Peter Sheves, Altrad 
  • Steven Simpson, Brimmond Group 
  • Alistair Stallard, Bilfinger Salamis
  • Anthony Fievez, Heerema Marine Contractors
  • Glen Littlejohn, IKM Testing (UK) Ltd

Integrating Contractors

  • Sam Long, Aker Solutions Limited
  • Stuart Martin, Ardent 
  • Willem van Es, Wood
  • Kirk Anderson, Load Monitoring Systems Ltd
  • Gareth Jones, Xodus
  • Laurence Milne, Petrofac

Onshore Dismantling & Waste Management

  • Julian Foley, John Lawrie Group
  • Andrea Gusmitta, Peterson
  • Lee Hanlon, CessCon
  • Craig Nicol, Veolia  
  • Captain Calum Slater, Cromarty Firth Port Authority


  • Bethan Pugh, Shell
  • Stephen Brown, CNR International (UK) Ltd
  • Michael Richardson, Perenco / Petrodec DV
  • Kosta Nazaruk, Spirit Energy

Professional Services  

  • Alan Dick, Simmons & Co Intl 
  • Callum Falconer, CRF Consultants 
  • Alistair Punt, Stash (UK) Limited
  • Andy Clucas, Evolved Solutions
  • Bob Laslett, Laslett International Limited

Subsea & Marine 

  • Matt Blair, Systems Engineering and Assessment Ltd
  • Dave Hamill, N- Sea
  • Tim Martin, Acteon Group
  • Roddy Brown, Rever Offshore (Vikki Thom)
  • Boudewijn Versluijs, Boskalis


  • Steve Nairn, Helix Well Ops UK Limited
  • Dr Caroline Roberts Haritonov, Astrimar Ltd
  • Lewis Murray, Deep Casing Tools
  • Jens Christian Fredrichsen, Maersk Decom AS

Non-elected members 

  • June Calder, Health and Safety Executive (HSE)
  • Nils Cohrs, Oil & Gas Authority (OGA)
  • Karen Craig-Hunter, Scottish Enterprise (SE) 
  • Roger Esson, Oil & Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) 
  • Pauline Innes, OPRED
  • Paul de Leeuw, Robert Gordon's University (RGU) 
  • Richard Neilson, University of Aberdeen
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