As the importance of liability management has grown, the need for data on Asset Retirement Obligations (ARO) has spread throughout oil and gas operations. What once was mostly the focus of abandonment and reclamation teams now touches on several parts of an E&P company, with cross-departmental collaboration becoming a necessary workflow for those looking to optimize their liability management programs.

This case study details a company who reduced their ARO databases from three to one, making every part of their process easier as a result.