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)