Latest News

EM&I have had an article published in Offshore Magazine entitled ‘Inspection advances improving integrity service life of floating platforms’ FLOATING PLATFORMS are increasing in number and complexity, particularly in deep-water environments. However, operating these assets is also becoming more of a challenge due to the different production requirements and evolving... Read more

EM&I recently completed their first Thermography Inspection as part of an updated Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI) inspection methodology, onboard an FPSO operating in the Santos Basin, offshore Brazil. Thermography is an infrared imaging science, which detects radiation in the long-infrared range of the electromagnetic spectrum. The amount of radiation emitted... Read more

All floating assets which remain on station for long periods – often over 25 years or more – can avoid dry docking costs by using alternative under water inspection in lieu of drydocking (UWILD) procedures which are acceptable to all the major Class Societies. These often involve the use of... Read more

EM&I was recently approached by one of their clients to come up with a solution for replacing ICCP anodes on a floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel without the use of divers. After considering a number of alternatives EM&I came up with the solution of an anode which can... Read more