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Download FPSO Americas 2017 Agenda

The theme for this year’s Congress is “Delivering cost-eff ective FPSO projects through increased collaboration and innovative technologies”, something very apt since the FPSO market is starting to show some signs of recovery.Get a closer look at some of the projects oil majors and in ...

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Digitalisation in FPSO Execution and Operations

Key Technologies and Applications - Sensors. Key Technologies and Applications – Energy Harvesting. Flexo print: Functional printing/Printed Electronics. Solar System at Water Reservoir.

Leveraging Digitisation to improve Opex Offshore

More than 400 project- and asset-oriented companies are using IFS applications for enterprise asset management(EAM), enterprise resource planning (ERP) and more. Our focus on the oil and gas industry is evidenced by both deep industry expertise and a solid track record. IFS offers flexible, project and asset oriented solutions that...

Strategies for Avoiding FPSO Disputes

Track and respond to all correspondence – including emails. Failure to respond suggests agreement. Make calendar appointments reflecting meetings with the other contracting parties. Establish procedure to record in detail what happens at meetings with the other parties (include a list of documents exchanged or reviewed). Notify other party to...

FPSO Executive Summary 2

It goes without saying that in times of low oil price, reducing operational expenditure is a sure-fire way to make any project more commercially viable. Whilst cost-cutting is far from a panacea, every little helps. In the following analysis, we look at six ways in which companies in the FPSO...

FPSO Executive Summary

The dip in oil prices that has plagued the oil and gas industry in the past 24 months has not spared the floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) sector. The “bankability” of FPSO projects, those whose parameters fall in line with the expectations of financing institutions, is of crucial import...

2017 State of the FPSO Nation Report

After the lowest number of awards in three decades, the floating solutions industry is striking back against the oil price depression. In this exclusive 14-page report created in conjuction with the FPSO Network and Oil & Gas IQ's combined 170,000 subscriber base, we have reached out to the FPSO community...

4 Ways That You Can Align Concept and Execution To Reduce Costs

Define to refine. Optimise your optimisation phase. Drive to standardise wherever possible. Ensure continuity.Allow for proper definition of the technical solutions before the execution phase of a project. An optimisation phase in the framework is a good place to start. The more time spent on definition before EPC, the more...

6 Ways To Enhance The Bankability Of Your FPSO Project

Be candid about the facts that underpin your project. Group your assets and piggy-back off existing developments. Simplification of the relationship between charterer and contractor vis-à-vis risk allocation.Innovate in your approach to financing for field development. What happens upstream, stays upstream. Be open to a new age of financing.Some of...

Four Questions on Project Libra with Jorge Mitidieri

The Libra Block in Brazil is one of the largest pre-salt oil reserves in the world. In March the Pioneiro de Libra left Singapore for Brazil to become the first FPSO to produce oil from the Libra field. Jorge Mitidieri, Executive Vice-President, Odebrecht Oil & Gas, answers our questions about...

What does Digitalization Mean in the FPSO Industry?

What Does Digitalization Mean in the FPSO Industry? 2017 may prove to be the turning point for the FPSO sector following one of its worst years in a decade. However this should also be an opportunity for the industry to evaluate traditional operating methods. It’s time to think proactively and...