Seminar: International standardization in the reliability technology and cost area

NEN and Shell invite you to a seminar in Delft on Wednesday 29 March 2017 entitled “Achieving sustainable business performance by qualified implementation and use of oil and gas standards”. This seminar is a unique opportunity for the European petroleum industry and others to learn how existing and new multi-disciplinary international ISO standards are enablers for cost-efficiency, risk reduction, and minimizing carbon footprint.

The working group, ISO/TC 67/WG 4 "Reliability engineering and technology", which is responsible for reliability and cost related ISO standards in the petroleum, petrochemical, and natural gas industries, will inform about latest status and their applications. Specific focus will be given to the newly updated standards ISO 14224 Reliability and maintenance data and ISO 19008 Cost coding system.

Target group

The seminar should be of interest for various stakeholders in Europe and international petroleum industry: oil & gas companies, engineering companies, contractors, manufacturers, safety and reliability consultancies, certification bodies, safety authorities and R&D. The seminar does also represent a unique opportunity for knowledge sharing between oil and gas and other industries.

Hosts: NEN, ISO and Shell
Location: NEN, Vlinderweg 6, 2623 AX Delft, the Netherlands
Date: 29 March 2017, from 1300 to 1815 


It is necessary to register in advance. The registration fee for the seminar is € 100,00 (excluding 21% VAT). Deadline for registration is 22 March 2017.


Session 1 – Management and the standardization approach
Session leader: Dr Ian Stanley, Shell, Seminar Chairman

Session 2 – Industry application of ISO standards for business value creation
Session leader: Guilherme Naegeli, Petrobras, ISO/TC 67/WG 4 member

Session 3 – The importance of safety and cost
Session leader: Endre Willmann, GE Oil & Gas, ISO/TC 67/WG 4 member