Sonomatic RAIS provides a complete range of inspection, integrity management and specialist brownfield project solutions to the offshore oil and gas sector. We pride ourselves on our ability to deliver high-quality and innovative solutions to even the most complex problems. Our inspections allow our clients to meet statutory obligations whilst providing valuable data to evaluate and monitor the condition of production assets as an
Offshore Oil & Gas
Fixed Platform (FP)
A fixed platform consists of a jacket (a tall vertical section made of tubular steel members supported by piles driven into the seabed) with a deck placed on top, providing space for
crew quarters, a drilling rig if required, and production facilities. The fixed platform is viewed as economically feasible for installation in water depths up to 1,500 feet.
Floating Production System (FPS)
These are semi-submersible unit(s) which can be equipped with both drilling and production equipment. They are anchored in place with wire rope and chain or can be dynamically positioned using rotating thrusters.
dynamically positioned using rotating thrusters. Production from the subsea wells is transported to the surface through production risers.
FLOATING PRODUCTION, STORAGE & OFFLOADING SYSTEM (FPSO)
FPSOs are large tanker type vessels moored to the seafloor. An FPSO is designed to process and stow production from nearby subsea wells and to periodically offload to a smaller shuttle tanker.