Responsibilities for Abandonment
Responsibilities (Planning, Supervision and Verification) during abandoment:
The Drilling Engineer shall be responsible for preparing the Suspension or Abandonment Programme and for ensuring that:
the final well status meets the statutory requirements regarding zonal isolation
primary well control is in place and shall not deteriorate with time
economical use is made of rig time in placing and testing cement plugs.
The Drilling Supervisor shall ensure that the requirements for the suspension or abandonment detailed in the Abandonment Programme are carried . . .