Viewport Public Demo at SPE ATCE 2014 in Amsterdam

Versatec Energy presented a public demo of Viewport, the cross-application tool designed exclusively for Oil & Gas (O&G), Energy and Marine Industries, at the recent Society of Petroleum Engineers Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition (ATCE) in Amsterdam.  By using Viewport, there has not been a quicker, more comprehensive way to document evidence of conformance or to spot gaps in your business compliance efforts. (more)

Radial SG Innovation Day 2014 Explores Latest IT Advances in Energy Industry

Versatec Energy took part in Radial SG’s “Innovation Day” 2014 on 3 October at the EYE Centre in Amsterdam. This special event inspired and educated Oil and Gas professionals active in Projects, Operations, Engineering, HSE and IT/Information Management. The Innovation Day program included presentations of current and future developments, talks by industry speakers and technology demonstrations. (more)

Versatec Takes Part in World’s Largest Energy Industry Event

Versatec Energy and one of its partners, CGM, demonstrated Viewport on the D3 Collaboration Desk at the ABB Booth during the recent ONS 2014 held August in Stavanger, Norway. Now in its fifth decade, the ONS Conference and Exhibition is the biggest meeting venue worldwide for international Energy Industry professionals and attracted over 90,000 visitors to this year’s event. ONS 2014’s main theme explored “Changes” in the Energy Industry since ONS’ launch in 1974. Viewport, with its technologically-advanced capabilities, was a fitting example of the exciting new possibilities that now exist in the industry.

Versatec Energy and BRZO: Your Partner in Compliance

Versatec Energy can assist BRZO companies with all areas of compliance. Heavy industries, or companies dealing with dangerous substances (chemicals), must comply with the SEVESO Directive. These regulations are implemented in The Netherlands as the ‘BRZO’ decree.  (Click on “more” for the Dutch text on BRZO.) (more)

Versatec’s Advanced BowTie Course Integrates Latest Risk-Management Techniques

Environmental/pipeline engineers, HSE experts, and Quality and Compliance managers took part in Versatec Energy’s two-day Advanced BowTie Course, “Operational Barrier Management”, held in April 2014 at Versatec’s headquarters in Woerden, The Netherlands. ‘BowTie’ is a risk-management technique to analyse, visualise and improve the operational situation of an installation or during an activity in regard to safe practices. (more)

Versatec Employee Receives Major Process Industry Award

Versatec Energy’s André Goossens received the 2013 Ultimo Award for his creative use of Ultimo Software Maintenance Management Solutions to help the Operations & Maintenance (O&M) Department of a fly-ash terminal achieve their compliance objectives. Goossens also was invited to give a presentation on his award at the “Productie Proces Automatisering” (PPA) Exposition held December 2013 in The Netherlands for process industry and automation specialists. (more)

Versatec Develops Operator Training Package for Total

Versatec Energy created an operators’ training program in 2013 for Total’s K4-Z development project located in the North Sea’s Dutch sector. K4-Z comprises two subsea wells connected to Total’s existing K5 production and transport facilities. Our employees created two main operating manuals, subsea and topside, for the two wells completed with subsea Xmas Trees. (more)

Versatec Creates Manuals for Offshore Wind Energy Platform

Versatec Energy was awarded a contract by Heerema Construction to create 24 auxiliary system manuals in 2013 for the DolWin Alpha Platform built by Heerema under contract to ABB, the Sweden-based power solutions provider. Located in the North Sea, the DolWin Alpha Platform is a High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) platform that converts 155000 volts AC current generated by an offshore wind farm to 370000 volts DC. (more)