Apave International


Wednesday, March 30, 2016

First contract of Apave Group on periodical rig inspections

Periodical Rig inspections are compulsory for any offshore platform because the preventive maintenance and proper inspections can reduce and save money by improving the reliability, safety and environmental impacts of the assets.

The project of HSTD Topside and In-Air Jacket Annual Inspection is in partnership between Apave Group and PV Drilling, performed by Apave Asia – Pacific in Vietnam with a team from Apave SEE (Macedonia) for Thanglong Joint Operating Company as end client.

Black Sea Lion and White Sea Lion (HST and HSD) is a new oil source putted into operation in Vietnam. To well performing Topside and In-air jacket annual inspection for offshore platforms there, Apave Asia – Pacific has met rigorous requirements of partner on human resource (high quality qualification inspectors with high skills of Advanced NDT, Rope Access, Digital Radiography, Infrared Thermography, ACFM, etc.…), tight working schedule (just only 4 weeks to complete the entire score of work for all offshore platforms ) and reports submission in time.

The main activities of Apave Asia – Pacific in this project are developing the detailed inspection program and procedures and performing inspection on site for all structural members of Above Water, Boat Landing and Bumper, Risers and Clamps, Firefighting Systems and Safety Equipment, Pressure Equipment…

The success of Apave in this projects expressed by working results and the appreciation of partner has confirmed not only the competence of Apave in new section of Oil & Gas field but also our relentless efforts to fully adapt to the client’s needs. This project shows the efficient coordination of Apave teams in a international scale as well.