Our Services

We deliver high performance in offshore drilling.

We are specialists in achieving sustainably safe performance.

We work globally with drill teams in start-up or in underperforming operations. 

We are the holder of the global innovation patent for the audit and measurement of risk appetite in high-risk operations, known as HARTS®.  Hazard Awareness & Risk Tolerance Sustainably. Recognised for proven continuous improvement in high-performing, safe, operations.

HARTS® has in excess of 5000 days of proven performance improvement globally in offshore drilling.

We work with you to deliver the performance every drilling operation is capable of.

Who We Are

We are a group of 25 + professionals ready to assist wherever and whenever we are needed. We know what to do and how to do it. 

We deliver, we achieve results and we do it with you. Our approach is based on sound academic published research and proven field experience.

Over 20 years of diverse global experience across 25+ countries our expertise and experience deliver.

Our People
Beyond The Break - Our Reach

Our Reach

Global presence, local expectations

We are in over 25+ different countries, with diverse cultures, diverse customs, and histories. We do our homework and we work in alignment with local expectations and have done so for 20+ years.

BTB delivers successfully and consistently on expectation – anywhere, every time.

Blog & News

  • Nigeria - The Benchmark for Enthusiasm

    Nigeria - The Benchmark for Enthusiasm

     Blog 01 June 2023

    You get the people equation right and everything else can fall into place. It doesn't always happen like that, but jeez, building behaviors that embed a culture of enthusiasm and care goes a long way. Read More 

  • Rig 30 - High Performance

    Rig 30 - High Performance

     Blog 01 May 2023

    This isn't new. In fact, it's a few years old. But the message? ..it's simple. It's not in the words being said, it's in the natural ease you see from the people speaking in this short message. They like one another. Simple as that. Read More 

  • 20yrs Ago. Younger & Nervous

    20yrs Ago. Younger & Nervous

     Blog 01 March 2023

    20 years ago our (somewhat younger and nervous) CEO, Simon Phin went on to his first offshore drilling rig. Read More 

  • Well Control Wednesday - P&A Risks

    Well Control Wednesday - P&A Risks

     Blog 01 February 2023

    In 2023 this will be front and centre as we look at the maturation of fields globally. Read More 

  • A Sense of Humor

    A Sense of Humor

     Blog 01 December 2022

    A Sense of Humor? Don't start work without it. Time & time again we find that the difference between performing teams and underperforming teams is humour - namely, its absence. Read More 

  • Who is a Leader?

    Who is a Leader?

     Blog 01 October 2022

    Those whom others listen to are those who bring others with them. Anyone can lead. But, it's often the ones who fail to heed the lesson of listening to others, doing what is right, despite pressure, time, expectation and cost who don't have others beside them. Read More 

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