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HITS JIP Delegates meet in Rio de Janiero

Delegates have recently returned from the latest meeting of the HITS JIP (Hull Inspection Techniques and Strategy Joint Industry Programme) which took place in Rio de Janeiro between the 7th and 9th November 2022. The meeting took place against a backdrop of seeking to reduce the carbon footprint of FPSO... Read more

EM&I Group is strengthening its business relationships in Africa and has resumed travel to the African continent following a two-year-long break due to the Global and African pandemic situation. Neil Woodcock, Director of Regional Development for Europe and Africa, has recently returned from two business development trips to Nigeria and... Read more

EM&I Group has recently welcomed Monty Smith as the company’s new Global QHSE & CSR Manager. Smith will be responsible for Quality, Health, Safety, and Environment within the company. Having served seven years in the Royal Engineers, Monty has gained experience working offshore on saturation diving vessels in the U.K.,... Read more

flowind jip

The third meeting of the FloWind Joint Industry Project (JIP) took place virtually on the 21st of September 2022, bringing together key players to discuss the latest developments within the floating wind sector. The JIP was attended by 25 participants including representatives of major Classification Societies, energy companies, developers, national... Read more

FPAL Accredited

EM&I have received full marks in an FPAL Supplier Performance Report for the LIMPET Sea Chest Isolations carried out for a client which is a global operator of floating production units. The review took place between March and August 2022. The LIMPET Sea chest isolation system is an extension of... Read more

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In this latest video for LNG Industry Magazine’s Spotlight Interview series, Sarah Smith (Assistant Editor, LNG Industry) speaks to EMI Group’s Executive Chairman and CEO, Danny Constantinis.  The LNG market is changing rapidly, even more so due to the Russian invasion of Ukraine. With the latest technologies of FSRUs and... Read more

Confined Space Working Safety

CONFINED SPACE WORKING SAFETY STUDY By Professor Andy Woods BP Institute Cambridge University Read the full report by clicking here. ABSTRACT  The offshore Oil & Gas (O&G) floating production industry has long been aware of the combined risks of death and serious injury presented by Confined Space Entry (CSE) and... Read more

EM&I Employees

EM&I – the international asset integrity management specialists – has relocated key senior staff, and appointed new staff in Malta to meet the fast-growing demand for their services in the Mediterranean region. Neil Woodcock (Director of Regional Development for Europe & Africa) has been relocated to Malta, and Robert Vella,... Read more

Diverless ODIN system

After installing hundreds of EM&I’S ‘ODIN®’ access ports on operating units, a number of major FPSO operators are now installing them in the shipyard as original equipment. ODIN ports help operators go ‘diverless’ by enabling the inspection of valves and seachests using specialised cameras which can be inserted into the... Read more

EM&I ROV Improved Performance

EM&I, asset integrity specialists, have been working with integrity class ROVs for many years, and recently conducted trials in Sweden with the ROV manufacturers to establish if more power can be delivered to the ROVs to improve their performance. More thrust will help the ‘supercharged’ ROVs cope with adverse weather... Read more