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LOG904-146 Supply Base Logistics

LOG904-146 Supply Base Logistics

Course code: 
LOG904-146
Course name: 
Supply Base Logistics
Program of study: 
MSc in Logistics - Seminars
Campus: 
Molde
Credits: 
2.5
Level of study: 
2. syklus (master)
Teaching semester: 
2016 Høst
Assessment semester: 
2016 Høst
Language of instruction: 
Engelsk
Language of examination: 
Engelsk
Language of litterature: 
Engelsk
Course content

The seminar concentrates on Supply Base Management in the Oil and Gas industry. More precisely, the seminar focuses on logistics challenges on strategic, tactical and operational levels related to supply bases used for supplying offshore oil and gas installations. The seminar gives an introduction to supply base logistics and reviews and analyses logistics problems related to supply base development and supply base operations. The importance of safeguarding health, safety and environment in such operations is emphasized. The seminar also highlights the supply base’s role in the paramount offshore upstream logistics supply chain with particular focus on the value of integrated planning and operations. Supply base practices from all over the world will be used as references and cases, and the seminar gives an overview of existing relevant scientific publications. The evaluation will be based on a written assignment and the assignment’s presentation with the following case discussion. The man goal of the course is that students should learn to recognize typical Supply Base logistics challenges, and how these can be approached in a workable way. 

Lecturer: Bjørnar Aas