Paper info: Network Interdependencies in a Logistics Service Network: a Case Study of Offshore Oil and Gas Supply Bases
Network Interdependencies in a Logistics Service Network: a Case Study of Offshore Oil and Gas Supply Bases
Ingrid O. Uthaug andPer Engelseth
Aalesund University College
Place of Publication
The paper was published at the 32nd IMP-conference in Cape Town in 2016.
Logistics services has in literature and by logisticians been characterized as support functions; often considered peripheral to supply chain management as well as logistics research. Offshore oil and gas supply bases (OSB) is a vital networked actor supporting petroleum logistics operations. This network role calls for viewing this network actor as analytically focal in the studied network. OSBs are classified as