Demand for digitally distanced surveys and inspections has escalated following the introduction of stringent global travel restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and unprecedented impacts on the oil price.
The provision of verification and certification services for topsides and subsea equipment is critical for essential components like risers, umbilicals, cables, lifting equipment, and workover systems, and in turn IVB’s clients have turned to us to look at alternatives to the usual verification methods.
Key benefits of Remote inspection.
Major Offshore savings due to reduced offshore time.
No Flight required.
No effect on POB.
Flexibility – No waiting times.
Reduced risks to the Verifiers and offshore personnel.
Onshore access to experts.
IVB are now able to and are actively carrying out remote surveys for our clients.
Live streaming via smartphone (4G / Tampnet).
Live reporting during survey.
Competent personnel both onshore and offshore.
IVB can be brought in to discuss findings during verification activities.
Connecting to Tampnet network for external witnessing.
Planning prior to witnessing and identifying documentation for verification activity.
Compatible equipment between IVB and Dutyholder. (e.g. Teams).
Contact us to discuss your verification scheme and see how IVB can help.