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Best Available Technology / Best Available Practice

Best Available Technology / Best Available Practice

Operators in the oil and gas industry have set ambitious targets for the prevention and elimination of environmental emissions.

Companies are required to provide evidence to the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) that they operate to standards defined by Best Available Techniques (BAT) and Best Environmental Practice (BEP) principles, to support Offshore Pollution & Prevention Control (OPPC) permit applications.

Opus methodology ensures companies gain the full benefit of utilising BAT/BEP principles for produced water management, to help operators achieve optimal environmental performance, with maximum efficiency and enhanced production.

Opus is unique in its ability to provide the tools and expertise to deliver the whole BAT/BEP solution by providing a comprehensive resource that considers the system as a whole. With the intimate relationship between primary separation, produced water and environmental compliance, Opus can offer a highly specialist service in this area.


  • Achieve enhanced production
  • Ensure optimum environmental performance
  • Understand the system (as a whole)
  • Maintain the existing footprint
  • Reduce CAPEX and OPEX
  • Capitalise on existing investment
  • Achieve asset-specific solutions
  • Meet environmental targets
  • Reduce downtime