Material Handling Solutions

Material handling solutions for offshore assets
Material handling on an offshore installation should be characterised by systematic efficiency and extreme focus on safety. The result is to reduce downtime, if any, and consequently increase economical margins. We are committed to assisting our clients to achieve material handling compliance in all phases of new-build and modification projects.

What we offer

GAP Analysis & Risk Assessment in accordance with contract requirements and the following rules/regulations:

  • DNVGL-ST-0377 and DNVGL-ST-0378 (formerly DNV 2.22 Lifting Appliances)
  • NORSOK R-002 – Lifting Equipment
  • Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974
  • LOLER 1998 – Lifting Equipment
  • PUWER 1998 – The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulation

Material Handling Philosophy, FEED Review and Design Review

  • FEED Review: Checking the main concern points based on Material
  • Handling document of pre-engineering phase
  • Review & Enhancement of Material Handling Philosophy
  • Material Handling Workshop: Providing the follow-up action list
    • 3D Model Review (Navisworks, PDMS, AutoCAD, etc.)
    • 2D Design Drawing Review

Material Handling Plan

Detailed report of material handling equipment which includes:

  • Mechanical Equipment Handling Specification
  • Valve Handling Specification
  • Transportation routes
  • Vertical handling (Shaft & Hatches)
  • Lifting operation between installation and vessel
  • Operation and Maintenance Study
  • Laydown and storage area
  • List of all items that need to be handled, etc.

Offshore cranes and services cranes study

  • Lifting Zones and Lifting Restriction chart plan
  • Line of sight / blind zone area study plan
  • Offshore Cranes & Service Cranes study related to Material Handling

Other services

  • Bumpers, Guiding & Protection Structure for Norwegian projects
  • Audit Report Analysis Study of Cranes & Lifting Equipment which is issued by Petroleum Safety Authority Norway

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Material handling system

Our subsidiary, Axess Digital, offers an online database to support clients in the storage and retrieval processes of their existing material handling plans. With just a few clicks, a full overview of all equipment that weigh above 25kg on an installation, is easily accessible in real time. This seamless function reduces costly downtime in the event of unexpected equipment failure.