Offshore Vessel Control and Safety

With growing demand for offshore production, which encompasses harsh environments, extreme climates, and limited space, it’s imperative that oil and gas companies increase productivity and resource efficiency while ensuring consistently high quality, reliability, and safety. As a result, you need robust technology solutions that can meet these demands.

 Maximizing the potential of your offshore fields with integrated control and safety

Combining deep oil and gas industry experience, GE offers advanced, proven technology solutions for Floating-Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO), Floating Storage and Offloading (FSO), and Floating Storage Regassification Unit (FSRU) vessels and offshore platforms. Our suite of control and automation systems—complete with emergency shutdown, historian and visualization capabilities, workflow automation, and more—can support topside and marine side process, and equipment such as safety systems, alarms, and field sensors for optimized productivity.

Enabling you to go where others cannot

The cornerstone of our solution is our PAC800 SafetyNet TUV certified SIL 2 functional safety system, which combines control and safety on a single, scalable platform—delivering a critical advantage for FPSOs. It has received Lloyd’s Register approval for environmental categories ENV1, ENV2 and ENV3, which means you can remote mount it in the harshest environments without compromising safety, quality, and productivity.

Rugged, reliable, and open, SafetyNet meets the safety needs of today’s Emergency Shut Down, Fire & Gas, and Burner Management applications, and is proven worldwide in all sectors of the oil and gas industry. Seamlessly operating with our suite of operations management software, it provides you with critical decision support to help drive increased productivity and reduce operational expenditures.

Key benefits:

  • Lower engineering costs and increased flexibility
  • Faster implementation and commissioning
  • Increased productivity, quality and flexibility
  • High availability and reliability
  • Reduced capital expenditures and lower total cost of ownership – with “on-deck mount”



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