The offshore oil and gas industry operates in an environment which demands the highest standards of safety, and these standards require to be maintained at all stages of construction, transportation, commissioning and throughout the operational lifetime of the unit.
In recent years, the industry has witnessed an increase in the number of floating production and storage units, in the form of FPSO, FSU, and SPAR - these types of vessel may be on station for extended periods, without the periodical examinations in drydock to which ships are traditionally subjected, and therefore a rigid in-service inspection regime is required in order that potential defects are discovered at an early stage.
Inspection of marine and offshore structures should be carried out by qualified and competent personnel. A Adamson & Co have considerable experience in structural steelwork inspection and repair on offshore barges, semi-submersible drilling units and FPSOs, backed up by a detailed practical knowledge of marine structures and familiarity with regulatory requirements.
Our services are offered as a complete package, from inspection and survey, preparation of detailed report with recommendations, through to supervision of remedial repairs and final inspection and acceptance of same.
In addition to structural steel surveys, we also undertake inspection, repair supervision and commissioning of marine systems on board all types of offshore unit.
Acting on behalf of all major Owners and Charterers of offshore transportation barges, we have a wide experience in conducting On and Off hire surveys, and condition or damage surveys on barges of all types and size. When required, we supervise repairs required by Classification Society or as a result of damage, and conduct final inspection verifying the quality and integrity of the repairs.
A wide range of surveys are carried out on offshore supply, support and stand-by safety vessels, as follows:-
If you require further information about our Offshore Support Services, call us on 08450 787839 from the UK or +44 (0) 1324 665696 for international callers. Alternatively, you can complete the quick contact form.