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Epeus Expert Witness Market Research

In 2018 we launched exploratory research to investigate some of the challenges and pain points partners and associates encounter while searching for industry expert witnesses...

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Opportunities & Challenges for International Drilling Contractors in the Middle East Projects

Epeus was one of the speakers at the 7th Offshore Jackup Middle East (OJME) 2019 in Dubai. The presentation highlighted the opportunities and challenges for…

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Prepared to Walk Away

Large, complex feats of engineering can take years to complete. Sometimes contractual relationships can become strained over the life of a project, especially so if…

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Seeing the Bigger Picture

Our law firm client asked for one kind of expert but after an initial investigation, we suggested another which helped them get to the bottom…

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A Fistful of Experts

In arbitration cases, the stakes are high for the disputing parties, with legal teams often working feverishly to prepare a watertight case on behalf of…

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Drillship Day Rates – New Dawn or False Dawn?

Drillship utilization rates are increasing but day rates are still low. The demand for the UDW (ultra deepwater) drillships is increasing. Given the high number…

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Is the Jack-Up Market Self-Elevating?

Jack-up utilization rates are increasing but the day rates are still low. Over 70% of the cold stacked jack-ups are 30 years or older. Given…

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Is the Environment Harsh for HE Semisubs?

HE semisubs market segment is picking up. There are not enough HE semisubs to meet the growing demand and this will translate into higher day…

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Which One Was Yours and Why Will the Next One Be Better?

More than 75% of all the UKCS Field Development Projects undertaken failed to be delivered within their FID parameters. Most failures are due to non-technical…

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