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Title: Applying lean principles to transform conventional oil and gas production operations in a Gulf State into cleaner energy
Author: Alsayigh, Ali
ISNI:       0000 0004 5993 6276
Awarding Body: Loughborough University
Current Institution: Loughborough University
Date of Award: 2015
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There is much interest in the protection of the ecosystem within the oil and gas industry. This is particularly significant in the countries of the Middle East where the oil and gas sectors contribute a large part, in some cases all of the country economies. A case study research analysis into the Lean and Green principles of one of the State of Kuwait organisations could offer the country huge potential and could benefit other Arabian Gulf countries. In the chosen country (Kuwait), Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) has no other outlet for its business apart from oil and gas production. It also does not concern itself with other support business that could contribute to Kuwait's economy.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Kuwait Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE)
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID:  DOI: Not available
Keywords: Lean ; Green ; L&G ; Production ; Manufacturing ; Oil ; Gas ; Operations ; Recovery ; SWOT analysis ; TOWS ; TOWS Matrix ; Energy ; Renewables ; Ecosystem ; Environmental ; Environment ; Kuwait ; Energy ; Gas emissions ; GHG ; Wells ; Kaizen ; Kanban ; Supermarket ; Peacemaker