NOPTA News Issue 02—December 2011

NOPTA data management update

NOPTA data management processes are being put in place and information provided through the NOPTA website and newsletters. Please contact NOPTA's Data Manager for clarification on any data management issues during the transitional period.

Phone: Julie Adams, Data Manager, 0417 313070
Email: data@nopta.gov.au

Submission addresses and information

The Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Resource Management and Administration) Regulations 2011 provides titleholders with the submission requirements including content, formats and media for technical reports, data, core and samples.

The Guidelines for reporting and submission of offshore petroleum and greenhouse gas storage data, provides additional information, such as submission addresses. The Guidelines are being updated and will be published on the NOPTA website when finalised.

From 1 January 2012, offshore petroleum technical report and data submissions are to be directed to the locations in the following table.

Item Jurisdiction Address Comments
Daily drilling reports All dailydrillingreports@nopta.gov.au File size of less than 10MB
Weekly survey reports All weeklysurveyreports@nopta.gov.au File size of less than 10MB
Monthly production reports All weeklysurveyreports@nopta.gov.au File size of less than 10MB
Monthly and Annual Greenhouse Gas Reports All weeklysurveyreports@nopta.gov.au File size of less than 10MB
All reports and data, expect survey field and associated support data All (Mailing)
NOPTA Data Manager
GPO Box 7871
Perth WA 6850
A courier address will soon be available
Currently all submissions are to made to NOPTA's Perth Office
Survey field and associated support data
Hydrocarbons Samples
Core and Cuttings
1/3 Core
All (Courier)
Manager
Geoscience Australia Data Repositories
Geoscience Australia
Cnr Jerrabomberra Ave and
Hindmarsh Drive
SYMONSTON ACT 2609
 
Core and Cuttings 2/3 Core TAS
SA
VIC
QLD
NSW
Melbourne Contact NOPTA Data Manager prior to submission
Core and Cuttings 2/3 Core NT
AC
WA
Perth Contact NOPTA Data Manager prior to submission
Thin Sections and Slides NT
AC
WA
Perth Contact NOPTA Data Manager prior to submission
Thin Sections and Slides TAS
SA
VIC
QLD
NSW
To be determined Contact NOPTA Data Manager