As part of its corporate strategy, Hutton aligns itself with partners who can provide local expertise on the countries in which operations are conducted. Hutton is also a member of several key industry groups. We are proud to be affiliated with the following companies and groups.


URS is a leading provider of design, construction, production and environmental services for the oil and gas industry. They are actively developing hydrocarbon resources around the world, and in particular, are one of the leading planning and environmental consultancies in the UK.

Hutton has commissioned URS to provide support on its Environmental Awareness Statements and Policy.

In particular their work will address:

Environmental and planning legislation relevant to the exploration, development, production and decommissioning stages of a project

Identifying environmental sensitivities and issues

Addressing the SEA proposed mitigation measures

Hutton has a long relationship with URS having previously used them in Australia, Europe and the UK.


DNV GL is a leading technical advisor to the global oil and gas industry and their core competence is to identify, assess and advise on risk management. They have been engaged to integrate and enhance Hutton’s risk assessment and crisis management systems, and ensure they meet the requirements of the UK regulations. In particular their work will address:

Integrated Management Systems

Environmental Policy

Risk Management Policy

Crisis Management Policy


TGS have been appointed to undertake a detailed geoscience program to better understand and map the features in the play area.

TGS provides valuable multi-client geoscience data to oil and gas Exploration and Production companies worldwide. Hutton has previously worked with TGS on UK and European assets.


Zetland Group is an independent company providing lands planning and safety supervision to the petroleum industry.

They provide a comprehensive service from seismic survey management and permit administration through to land acquisition, site construction and HSE supervision of drilling and workover operations.

Zetland has been contracted by Hutton to assist with permit administration and HSE supervision.