TITLE

Integrated system enables oil platform to be remotely controlled

AUTHOR(S)
Serna, Julian; Goddard, David
PUB. DATE
November 2014
SOURCE
Offshore;Nov2014, Vol. 74 Issue 11, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the utilization of Premier Oil of an integrated control and safety system (ICSS) on the oil production platform it installed at the Solan oil field in the North Sea. The ICSS, which include a digital automation system, process safety system, and machine health monitor, is provided by contractor Emerson Process Management. Details about the process of how the platform will be controlled through a satellite link from an onshore control room are given.
ACCESSION #
100345582

 

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