The Ultimate Guide to Brazilian Regulatory Compliance
Key Milestones for Design and Construction
Brazilian Regulatory Compliance (BRC) refers to the set of rules, regulations and standards that companies operating in Brazil must comply with to ensure they are conducting their business in accordance with local laws and regulations.
Right from the preliminary design, it is essential to consider these standards and establish policies and procedures to ensure compliance throughout the asset lifecycle.
In this webinar, we’ll discuss the process for BRC, including key compliance milestones for design and construction. With over 40 years of experience in Brazil, ABS Group’s analysis of the regulatory framework and scope of requirements are of high value to companies considering investment, and equally those with current investments, in Brazil.
What We Cover
The impact of the Brazilian regulatory framework on the design and construction of offshore units and associated systems and equipment
Key milestones for the BRC process
o Identifying applicable regulations
o Employee training to understand roles and responsibilities
o Regularly monitoring operations to ensure compliance
o Maintaining records and documents of compliance efforts
o Reporting and disclosing requirements set forth by regulation agencies
Alexandre Kovacs, BRC Project Manager, ABS Group
Alexandre Kovacs is a Senior Mechanical Engineer, PMP certified professional and BRC Project Manager with 35 Years of experience in Ship and Offshore Design, including Oil Tankers, FPSO, Semisubmersible and Fixed Platforms covering the stages of Conceptual, Basic, FEED, Detail Engineering Design and Assessment of Brazilian Regulatory Framework based on Standards, Codes and Rules such as ABNT/NBR, DPC/NORMAM, NRs, ANVISA and ANP, solid international experience and On-site inspection for Regulatory Compliance during Construction.
Loreno do Val, Business Development Manager, ABS Group
Fascinated by all energy tech and business, from Oil & Gas to Power, Renewables and Nuclear, Loreno has spent most of his career in Rio de Janeiro in commercial roles at industrial construction and manufacturing companies. Looking forward to developing new business at ABS Group, Loreno supports the growth of offshore and marine activities in South America.
About ABS Group
ABS Group of Companies, Inc. (www.abs-group.com), through its operating subsidiaries, provides technical advisory and certification services to support the safety and reliability of high-performance assets and operations in the oil, gas and chemical, power generation, marine, offshore and government sectors, among others. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ABS Group operates with more than 1,000 professionals globally. ABS Group is a subsidiary of ABS (www.eagle.org), a leading marine and offshore classification society.