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Petroleum Development Consultants (PDC) is an independent consulting company specialising in oil and gas development activities. It was founded by David Aron in 1988 and has been building a solid reputation in oil and gas development work. Since then PDC has carried out numerous oil and gas projects in more than 70 countries.

PDC is unusual amongst oil and gas consulting companies in working in both the upstream and downstream part of the oil and gas industry. PDC carries out fully integrated sub-surface studies using leading edge software such as Petrel and ECLIPSE. However in addition it has detailed practical experience of international regulatory practice in the oil and gas industry.

PDC staff and associates include reservoir and petroleum engineers, geophysicists, geologists, petrophysicists, chemical engineers and petroleum economists.

PDC clients include international oil and gas companies, the World Bank, the European Commission, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and a number of national governments.

PDC operates from modern offices in Highgate, North London