1-20 of 164
Keywords: operation
Close
Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29162-MS
... Abstract The IMO Polar Code requires operators to consider the hazards associated with the specific environment of operation in Polar waters. Various sources of climate and environmental data are publicly available to quantify environmental hazards. This study considers an example Ice Class IB...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29110-MS
... Abstract Ice management is an important consideration for any offshore petroleum operation conducted in an area that could encounter sea ice. Ice management could be performed for a number of reasons: to reduce global ice loads on the installation, to avoid ice interaction with underwater...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29152-MS
... the development history of the propulsion of tankers working in ice conditions. In the early 1970ies the winter traffic in Finland exploded as the Finnish government decided to keep all the major ports open year-round. This started serious development of ships capable of more independent ice operation. The first...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29119-MS
... Abstract This paper presents operational experience and ice measurement results from Finnish Icebreaker Polaris propulsion system. Icebreaker Polaris applies a novel three propulsion unit concept. During the shipbuilding period an extensive ice load measurement system was installed on two...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29153-MS
... Abstract The benefits of using satellite imagery in arctic maritime operations are well known. Synthetic Aperture Radar and optical imagery from polar orbiting satellites can provide valuable information about sea ice and presence of icebergs both on a local and regional scale. The sea ice...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29096-MS
... forecasting operation Briggs , R. , Thibault , C. , Mingo , L. , ( 2018 ). Usage of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for iceberg surveying and monitoring – preliminary results (OTC 29132) . Arctic Technology Conference , Houston, Texas , 5-7 November . C-CORE ( 2004 ). FPSO...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29113-MS
... by Aker Arctic Technology and RED BOX Energy Services. A special custom/one-off hull shape has been engineered to ensure the Vessels can perform reliable module transportation in Arctic conditions within a limited timeframe. The requirement for stern-to loadout and discharge operations made...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29159-MS
... Abstract Objectives/Scope Arctic hydrocarbons were written off when oil prices dropped. Yet, the Arctic is diverse, and there are some fields with attractive economics. Since circumpolar littoral states do not subsidize hydrocarbon resource developments, operators must confirm fields...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29123-MS
... to be a world's first truly luxury icebreaking cruise vessel capable to taking passenger to the North Pole. In the paper we will describe what kind of methods were used when selecting the design criteria when operating in extremely harsh environment. When jumping from PC6 class to PC2 class it is a whole...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29130-MS
... Abstract Drifting icebergs can threaten navigation and marine operations and are prevalent in a number of regions that have active oil and gas exploration and development. Satellite synthetic aperture radar (SAR) is naturally applicable to map and monitor icebergs and sea ice due its ability...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29125-MS
... worked closely with ship owners, operators, designers and shipyards to develop the technical that is now setting the standard in the cruise industry. Historically, naval architects have tackled these issues independently, working within rules developed by individual classification societies. However...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29149-MS
... protocol remote diagnostic service liquified natural gas offshore technology conference ship electrical power operation electrical propulsion ice mode boil-off gas diagnostic service gas monetization torque midstream oil & gas Barisic , M. , Martinez Parrondo , Y. , Nowak...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29115-MS
... Remote Sensing Imagery and the derived ancillary products improved the efficiency and safety of upstream oil and gas operations on the North Slope of Alaska. These Arctic regions are remote, very difficult to access in general and sometimes only seasonably accessible. Our prudent...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29175-MS
... Abstract The Drake pipeline is located offshore Melville Island, in the Canadian High Arctic. It was built on-site in 1977-78 and connected to a natural gas production well, which operated for only a few months. The well was plugged in 1995 and the pipeline was abandoned. The pipeline extends...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the OTC Arctic Technology Conference, November 5–7, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-29177-MS
..., significant progress has been made in various activities that aimed at achieving the primary project objective of improving the safety and efficiency of oil and gas operations in ice infested environments through the enhancement of existing DP system technologies for efficient operations and training of DP...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the Arctic Technology Conference, October 24–26, 2016
Paper Number: OTC-27340-MS
... scope of OATRC2015 included three major fields of studies, namely: 1) collection of full-scale data necessary to build, calibrate and validate numerical models for floaters in ice, 2) collection of full-scale data necessary to build, calibrate and validate numerical models for Ice Management operations...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the Arctic Technology Conference, October 24–26, 2016
Paper Number: OTC-27349-MS
...OTC-27349-MS DP in Ice Environment - Improving Safety and Efficiency of Arctic Operations Mohammed Islam, John Wang, Jason Mills, Tanvir Sayeed, Bob Gash, Michael Lau, David Millan, and Jim Millan, Ocean Coastal and River Engineering of National Research Council Copyright 2016, Offshore Technology...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the Arctic Technology Conference, October 24–26, 2016
Paper Number: OTC-27341-MS
... to changing drift. While it may seem plausible to position up-drift ice management operations based on ice drift forecasts, forecasting unfortunately has insufficient precision to achieve the necessary level of reliability. To remedy this problem, ExxonMobil has developed systematic ice management command...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the Arctic Technology Conference, October 24–26, 2016
Paper Number: OTC-27352-MS
... in response to the heightened concerns regarding offshore drilling risks, and to have extra visibility of Operator efforts in applying the lessons learned from the incident to prevent similar occurrences in the C-NLOPB jurisdiction. The application of the C-NLOPB's Special Oversight Measures has since...
Proceedings Papers

Paper presented at the Arctic Technology Conference, October 24–26, 2016
Paper Number: OTC-27373-MS
... episodes of fog, and weeklong storms with hurricane- strength winds. Sea spray from wind and wake can freeze over equipment, making them difficult to access and operate. Work under such conditions becomes very slow and tiresome, and equipment untested in the cold 2 OTC-27373-MS environment can malfunction...

Product(s) added to cart

Close Modal