Asset Integrity Management
Managing oil and gas assets has become increasingly complex. All companies and operators in the oil and gas industry are under increasing pressures to meet stringent technical and commercial criteria, such as achieving and maintaining production targets,, minimise production costs, whilst maintaining the highest safety and environmental standards. In addition, advances in technology, changes in regulatory requirements and heightened competition have made it more essential than ever before to correctly manage and maintain all assets.
In order to achieve operational excellence and maximize asset performance, asset management demands robust systems to provide solutions for: maintenance of engineering facilities, monitor asset operability, availability and reliability, increasing uptime of asset life, life extension, control of labour costs, quality improvements, as examples.
To ensure that operational assets can maintain the performance over their lifetime, a range of activities can be performed such as: routine inspection and maintenance, repairs, cleaning, intelligent pigging of pipelines, valve and systems operability checks, record logs, database management, resource optimization using the following specialized programmes.
- Strategic Asset Management
- Maintenance Management
- Risk Based Inspection (RBI)