Decommissioning

Technical/ process safety during the decommissioning phases is as important as it is during any other phase of an asset’s lifecycle.

Safetec has a wealth of experienced personnel that can provide the following services and support prior to and during the decommissioning phase of an asset;

Risk Management

  • Hazard Identification (HAZID/ HAZOP)
  • MAH/ MEI / Barrier Management
  • SECE Impact Assessment
  • Consequence Modelling
  • Risk Assessment/ ALARP Demonstration
  • COMOPs/ SIMOPs

Regulatory Compliance Support

  • OGUK guidance Comparative assessment input/ support
  • Safety Case update/ management
  • MAR/ PFEER Compliance
  • Regulator engagement on DSC strategy
  • IVB and Verification interface

General Safety Studies Support

  • Dropped objects
  • EERA
  • Fire/ Explosion Risk Assessment
  • Performance Standards
  • POB assessment

Safetec’s decommissioning offering is headed by Louis Findlay who has worked in a technical/ process safety role on a number of decommissioning projects at varying phases since 2009. Louis contributed to industry guidance released at the Offshore Europe Conference in 2017 titled: ‘Guidance for UK Safety Case management during End of Life (EoL), decommissioning and dismantling’. Louis is also very experienced in the application of the OGUK ‘Guidelines for Comparative Assessment in Decommissioning Programmes’ through facilitation of hazard identification workshops.