September 9, 2020

Dräger Marine and Offshore UK has secured a €1 million order for wireless gas detection installation at an onshore terminal. This will be the single largest Dräger installation in the UK and one of its largest wireless gas detection installations globally, and represents a significant step forward in the adoption of wireless technology within the UK energy industry.

The new contract is also thought to be the largest wireless gas detection system employed by a North Sea operator. Work will commence on the project, which includes the installation of over 120 wireless gas detectors, in September 2020.

The project was very time sensitive, making wireless technology a great solution due to its fast deployment and minimal installation costs, whilst still providing the ability to precisely locate the detectors where the risk was deemed highest – without having to consider existing brownfield infrastructure as part of the installation philosophy. Read more…