Subsea contractor DeepOcean has accomplished the attic oil restoration undertaking for Shell within the North Sea.
According to DeepOcean, the current marketing campaign on Brent Bravo concrete construction wrapped up with no security incidents, forward of schedule and inside finances.
The undertaking administration occurred between the DeepOcean workplaces in Haugesund and Aberdeen all through the challenges of COVID-19 restrictions.
DeepOcean carried out the work in collaboration with its subcontractors Enpro Subsea.
Enpro Subsea deployed its F-Decom system enabling entry and elimination of ‘attic’ oil from concrete storage cells on the base of the Brent Bravo platform in 140 metres water depth.
The system system deployment befell from a DeepOcean building vessel, resulting in a discount in working days per cell.
According to Enpro, the F-Decom is the one subject confirmed system for securely accessing fluids inside gravity-based constructions concrete cells aiding operators to securely meet their decommissioning regulatory obligations to guard Europe’s marine surroundings.
The undertaking concerned Enpro’s offshore engineers and onshore assist groups working alongside DeepOcean’s operations and subsea groups onboard the development vessel, the Maersk Forza.
Specifically, that is the fourth such marketing campaign the corporate has undertaken for Shell to assist its ongoing decommissioning programme within the Brent subject, positioned north-east of the Shetland Islands.
Enpro Subsea engineering director, Neil Rogerson, stated:
“Shell has beforehand deployed our F-Decom know-how on each their Brent Bravo and Brent Delta platforms. For the 2020 Bravo undertaking, our collaboration with DeepOcean has allowed us to optimise this identical low threat system, particularly for working from a vessel, yielding important operational efficiencies, and rising worth to our shopper.”
Roy Nilsen, DeepOcean undertaking supervisor, additionally stated. “The attic oil restoration undertaking on Shell’s Brent Bravo platform was an ideal undertaking for DeepOcean and its success comes from the mix of Enpro Subsea’s F-Decom system and DeepOcean’s professional subsea engineering and WROV capabilities in addition to the great collaboration between all events concerned.”
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