We have 15 entries in our Glossary for this letter.
Oil and Gas
Operating and Maintenance
Usually in reference to a contract or budget e.g. an O&M contract.
Offshore Contractors Association
A measurment of a fuel's resistance to spontaneous ignition.
The higher the octane number the greater fuel's resistance to spontaneous ignition.
Original Equipment Manufacturer
The International Association of Oil & Gas producers.
Formed in 1974 to develop effective communications between the upstream industry and the complex network of international regulators.
Offshore Industry Liaison Committee
UK based Trades Union representing offshore workers.
Offshore Installation Manager
The person in charge of a platform or rig.
OLF - Norwegian Oil Industry Association
A professional body and employer's association for oil and supplier companies engaged in the field of exploration and production of oil and gas on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries - a permanent inter-governmental organization currently made up of 11 oil producing and exporting countries.
Its aim is to co-ordinate and unify the petroleum policies of the Member Countries and to determine the best means for safeguarding their individual and collective interests.
Term used to describe a company appointed by venture stake holders to take primary responsibility for day-to-day operations for a specific plant or activity.
Offshore Petroleum Industry Training Organisation
The UK's National Training Organisation for oil and gas extraction.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
The department of the US government with the responsibility to ensure safety and healthful work environments.
The Convention for the Protection of the Marine Environment of the North-East Atlantic - the OSPAR Convention.
It replaces the Oslo and Paris Conventions but decisions; recommendations and all other agreements adopted under those Conventions continue to be applicable.
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