Oil & Gas

We serve leading international and national oil companies, oilfield-services and equipment providers, and private-equity investors across the entire oil and gas value chain. Our global team of consultants and experts helps our clients develop strategies to manage risk, optimize their organizations, and improve performance. We build capabilities to deliver lasting improvement.

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In addition to the above areas of expertise, we provide targeted support for national oil companies and for providers of oilfield services and equipment. We also help clients with challenges related to managing risk and leveraging technology to improve performance. more

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How to achieve 50 percent reduction in offshore drilling costs

How to achieve 50 percent reduction in offshore drilling costs

May 2015—Now that the oil price has halved, there is a strong need for operators to transform their cost base. McKinsey believes that the reduction potential can be as high as 50 percent when multiple improvement levers are applied.

Capturing value from M&A in Oil and Gas: Implications for integration

Capturing value from M&A in oil and gas: Implications for integration

May 2015—M&A may help address some of the challenges facing oil and gas companies in today’s low oil price climate. We identify seven best practices in planning and execution that are essential to capturing full value from M&A.


Impact of low crude prices on refining

February 2015—The recent fall in crude oil prices has coincided with both higher and lower profitability in the downstream sector, depending upon which region one considers. We take a look at the likely effect on the three main hubs.


US LTO production to grow in 2015, even under low oil prices

February 2015—Despite the decline in oil prices, we believe that annual average US LTO production will still grow 0.8-1.0 MMbbl/d in 2015 down from 1.5 mmb/d-growth projection at $100/bbl.



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This new unit combines our analytical models, benchmarking capabilities, and proprietary insights for critical decisions on strategy, investment, and performance.

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