A Specialist Team with Client-Side Experience
Our independent team of over 40 experts is highly qualified and experienced in the technical, mathematical, and business domain aspects of hydrocarbon accounting in the global energy sector.
The Accord team has extensive experience in consultancy within major operators and service companies. This means that our understanding of client operations is based on real-life experience and long-standing relationships across the industry.
Using a rigorous mathematical approach and a drive to deliver high quality projects, Accord’s expertise is a significant asset to our clients at every stage of a project.
Accord’s consultancy offering is always tailored to the individual requirements and scenarios of our clients, but can be broadly divided into a range of key services.
Independent and impartial consultancy for hydrocarbon allocation — supporting clients across strategic, technical and advisory areas of their allocation systems.
Working closely with clients on business-critical metering and measurement — auditing processes, calculating uncertainty, writing rulebooks and delivering operational support.
Dedicated Partners, Together
Founded in mid-2010 by Alan Spence, Phil Stockton and James Arthur, Accord Energy Solutions is an independent, specialist hydrocarbon accounting consultancy with offices in the UK and Australia. Our founding directors came directly from senior roles in the busy and ever-changing consultancy industry.
In Accord, they were determined to build a business with stability and staying power — one that would reward the dedication of both clients and staff.
We work with clients on an individual basis, employing our key areas of expertise to help navigate their specific challenges, objectives and circumstances.
In many projects, we deliver an integrated service across our areas of expertise — browse this section for more details on our approach to Environmental, Acquisitions & Divestments, Audit and Operational Support projects.
Highly structured, rigorously mathematical and clearly defined Emissions Management support from an experienced and independent consultancy.
Acquisitions & Divestments
Our approach to business transition projects ensures that both the management of data and the transition of key business processes are given proper focus and consideration.
Accord’s independent team have provided auditing consultancy for 100+ systems and facilities in the UK and internationally.
Accord have created a set of cost-effective, robust, cloud-based software solutions to meet specific requirements in the allocation domain of the energy industry. In developing these, we collaborate with specialist professionals, research organisations and academic institutions to bring together a wealth of experience and novel thinking.
A simple, fast and cost-effective process simulation software package which models hydrocarbon behaviour specifically for hydrocarbon allocation purposes.
Flare efficiency process modelling application using CHARM software — helping clients find efficiencies and reduce carbon and methane emissions.
Conference / Journal
A Comparative Study of Anomaly Detection Methods for Gross Error Detection Problems
Computers and Chemical
Engineering Journal 175
Machine Learning Based Gross Error Estimation for Allocation Systems
Offshore Flares Measurement and Calculation of Combustion Efficiency, Methane and CO2e Emissions
North Sea Flow
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