Reliable Solutions for Complex, High-Performance Assets
We offer risk and reliability solutions to help you optimize asset performance, preserve
An Innovative Approach to Asset Integrity Management
Our asset integrity engineers use a comprehensive risk-based method to help you achieve maximum uptime with the lowest possible OPEX costs in a safe and compliant manner.
Mitigating Risk in Challenging Environments
We provide a full range of support services to identify, manage and mitigate risk coupled with a suite of safety management and contingency planning activities for offshore assets operating in extreme load conditions.
Optimizing Reliability, Performance and Efficiency
Offshore drilling and production assets require careful asset maintenance and management strategies to support their reliability, efficiency and profitability while ensuring they remain safe, responsible and compliant over their complete lifecycle. To help our clients achieve these goals, we offer a comprehensive suite of Asset Integrity Management (AIM) tools and services, as well as objective advice based on expert engineering analysis and practical operational experience.
Through our holistic approach to risk management, extensive technical knowledge and understanding of offshore regulations, ABS Group can help you address safety, mitigate risk and operate more efficiently in challenging operating environments.
For over 45 years, ABS Group has cultivated relationships with local and international regulatory agencies by providing our expertise to develop guidelines now widely accepted across the offshore industry. We implement our insights and best practices to enhance safety policies and processes for asset owners, operators and drilling contractors worldwide. Our technology-based solutions also help clients manage their operational, security and catastrophic risks so their assets can deliver optimal financial performance, minimize the potential adverse environmental impact of their business activities and improve operational performance.
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Supporting Renewable Wind Energy
ABS Group served as CVA for the Block Island wind farm, the first commercial offshore wind farm in U.S. waters. We also provided an offshore wind inspection safety assessment for the U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement to deliver key insights into reducing wind inspection risk.
Verifying Integrity for ASME Compliance
We have investigated the root causes that led to brittle failure in pressure vessels and other critical industrial equipment, helping industry identify performance gaps and improve the industrial manufacturing and fabrication process for offshore assets. Read our Project Profile to learn more.
First Accredited SEMS Audit Provider
As the first accredited SEMS auditor, our management systems certification team provides support, auditing and training services to help global offshore clients integrate their quality and environmental management systems and align processes across supply chains.
Asset Integrity Management Services
Improving Production Uptime
Maintaining your asset's integrity can be a significant challenge without a robust asset performance optimization and integrity management program. Our integrated Asset Integrity Management (AIM) solution can help decrease cost, improve operational performance, prevent downtime and increase efficiency. Using a return-on-investment (ROI) focused methodology, our team will develop an AIM program for your specific structural integrity, mechanical and machinery integrity, and control system integrity needs.
Understanding the Full Risk Picture
Through our holistic approach to understanding the full risk picture, our AIM program covers the key elements of people, processes, systems, technology and governance structure across your organization. Our approach is also data-driven, providing asset owners with a solid understanding of an asset's condition so that sound management decisions can be made to drive safer, responsible and more compliant operations.
Through standalone or integrated packages, we can provide:
- Assessment of the current asset integrity framework
- Benchmarking of the integrity maturity relative to industry peers
- Identification of areas for improvement
- Development of improvement programs
- Technical support during implementation
- Advanced Engineering support
- Innovative approach to addressing safety, risk management and regulatory compliance
- Data Analytics and Data Management
Safety, Risk and Compliance Services
With decades of oil and gas experience, ABS Group is committed to providing technical solutions to the global offshore industry that support safer, more responsible and compliant assets and operations. We offer a suite of Safety, Risk and Compliance management and contingency planning activities for fixed platforms, mobile offshore drilling
Wide Scope of Regulatory Knowledge
We can help you identify, manage and mitigate offshore-related risks. Our subject matter experts have a broad range of expertise and knowledge of marine and offshore industry regulations covering the U.S. Outer Continental Shelf and
Full Spectrum of Compliance Services
ABS Group's integrated capabilities span the full spectrum of safety, risk and compliance management. Our experts are well equipped to guide clients through the process of meeting the regulatory obligations for building, operating and maintaining assets in any of the primary offshore development areas worldwide. We are also prepared to help our clients respond to and manage offshore emergencies and incident investigations.