August 18, 2020

Neptune Energy has formed a partnership with 3D technology specialist Eserv as part of the ongoing digitalisation of its assets, including its operated Cygnus gas platform in the UK southern North Sea.

Using 3D and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies, a digital map of all three bridge-linked jackets was captured, enabling Neptune to detect asset integrity issues early and plan fabric maintenance work on Cygnus. This allows a significant amount of engineering work to be done from onshore, reducing the cost and environmental impacts associated with travelling offshore.

The partnership with Eserv is part of the first phase of Neptune Energy’s strategy to digitise its assets and processes and enables remote subject matter expert advice for offshore personnel, and virtual visual inspections and site surveys. Read more…