Our partners have gathered significant experience acting as testifying experts in oil & gas arbitrations and litigations. We have completed work for companies in Africa and Europe and our trial proved expertise is greatly sought after. NIQ has supported, managed, and provided our professional opinions on several technical, commercial and significant issues relating to disputes in Europe and Africa.
Consultation on petroleum engineering, petrochemical engineering, fracking, shale oil and gas, royalties, eminent domain, inverse condemnation, common carriers, royalty owners and lessees, surface owners, exploration agreements, and related matters.
Consultation on issues in oil and gas drilling and operating agreements, gas purchase contracts, lease and royalty arrangements, and related contractual matters.
Provision of expert witness opinions in matters of oil and gas operations, drilling, hydraulic fracturing, horizontal drilling and enhanced oil recovery, offshore rigs, deepwater operations, high temperature, and high pressure (HTHP) environments, water aquifers, pipelines and pipeline ruptures, oil spills, and oil field fires and explosions.
We also testify in matters of crude oil, gas geochemistry, the petroleum industry, petrochemical manufacturing, natural gas, and related matters, including gasoline, diesel, oil, coal, natural gas, and propane matters.
Equipment surveys and Opinion on issues with unwarranted downtime given equipment degraded state (e.g., Crane’s failure(s) on a Subsea Intervention Vessel)
Site surveys, Damage Assets and Analysis of cost estimates and bids
Review, records and report of construction design and general performance
Reporting on design defects, delays, and disruption on construction design
Flow Assurance and Through-life Integrity Management
Advice on Internal Rate of Return (IRR) calculations
NIQ delivers comprehensive services to support its customers from a variety of markets. Our independence, objectivity and global network of experienced engineers ensure the best fit-for-purpose solution. Our innovative ideas and tailored solutions can be delivered in a flexible approach, via specialist consultancy services, project-based delivery or through long-term contracts.
Led by a dynamic Management Team with experience that cuts across diverse industries, NIQ has been strategically positioned to achieve a sustainable competitive advantage with professionals focused on delivering niche and specialist subject matter services, safely and cost-effectively- which enables our customers get the best from their assets to meet their performance goals.