KOL has experience in working with clients on any level, ranging from discussions, advice and “handholding” at a project evaluation stage right through to physical and operational support in the acquisition or sale of crude oil and products together with the transportation and logistics required. 

 

KOL's consultants have worked with clients in all regions of the world and have specialized knowledge in the following areas: international oil markets, trading and acquisition of oil products; tankers and other transport logistics; oil quality and specifications including experience of specialised products.

KOL has worked with a wide range of clients including oil majors, independents, energy law firms, accountancy, engineering, shipping and storage companies. KOL's expertise is worldwide, covering the Europe (East and West), FSU, North America, the Middle East and Africa.

Recent assignments have included:

Acquisition of product from refiners and ongoing supply management to customers
Review of a power station fuel requirements
Development of hedging techniques for a trader
Evaluation of storage assets

Country fuels marketing strategy
Economic evaluation and capital case preparation for a storage terminal
Provision of in-house training

Logistics assessment for a new oil production project

An audit of company trading practice

Provision of expert determination to parties in dispute 
Provision of expert testimony in court and arbitration cases involving supply trading and transportation practice