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Steve Gilbert

Steve Gilbert

Our voice on asset management & decommissioning


Steve Gilbert is Director of Asset Management and Decommissioning at LRQA.


Steve is Director of Asset Management and Decommissioning at LRQA. He is responsible for leading and developing LRQA's decommissioning solution offering globally from Late Life asset management to decommissioning planning, execution, monitoring and regulatory compliance. Latterly he led LRQA's Oil & Gas Middle East operations, aligning the business in region and creating significant growth opportunity. Steve has over 25 years Oil & Gas experience with major international operators and contractors including more than 10 years in Senior Management positions. He has extensive exposure and knowledge of global projects having managed engineering, operational and commercial teams along with involvement in high-level acquisitions.

From an engineering perspective, Steve has conducted exploration and development work including HPHT, high H2S, multi-lateral, deepwater and subsea operations amongst others and has extensive practical experience and is well acquainted with all types of offshore installations. 


Steve is a graduate of the Camborne School of Mines and is a member of both the SPE and the PESGB

The decommissioning of infrastructure presents various problems to be solved and the solutions are rarely simple - no two projects are the same.