Design Verification News

Dr. Steve Pearce (Photo: ASL)

ASL Hires Acoustics Scientist Pearce

to joining ASL, Pearce was a System Engineer at Kongsberg Mesotech and managed projects relating to singlebeam and multibeam sonar systems. At Mesotech, he gained experience in many aspects of the product lifecycle, including requirements gathering and refinement, hardware and software design, design verification and field testing, manufacturing and customer support

ABS to Provide Verification Services for Offshore Wind Farm

ABS Group Ltd. has received a contract to provide third-party certification and design verification services for Hexicon AB for the planned Dounreay Tri Floating Offshore Wind Farm demonstrator project in Scotland.   The Dounreay Tri Project, expected to be operational in 2018, is being developed by Hexicon and its partners to pilot a novel floating foundation design for offshore wind. When completed, the project will consist of two wind turbines, up to 6 MW each, mounted on Hexicon's platform that will be located offshore northern Scotland. According to Hexicon, the platforms allow wind

Rosebank FPSO (Image: Chevron)

Bluewater to Supply Turret Mooring System for Rosebank FPSO

295 meters in length with 57.4 meters beam and oil cargo tanks storage capacity of approximately 1.1 million barrels, will be fabricated at HHI’s shipyard in Ulsan, South Korea where Bluewater will supply the turret and mooring system for integration. HHI was awarded the contract for the design verification, detailed design and full EPC for the Rosebank FPSO in April 2013. Discovered in 2004, the deepwater Rosebank field lies in a region geographically closer to the North Atlantic than the North Sea. The project is a joint venture between Chevron North Sea Limited with a 40 percent equity

ABS to Host Offshore Wind Seminar

involving grouted connection and welding integrity, foundation manufacturing quality management and importance of risk management. ABS Group engineers and inspectors have been at the forefront of wind and renewable energy technology for more than a decade providing practical project management, design verification, certification and engineering solutions to the global market with the local and site-specific understanding of the environmental, regulatory and economic challenges affecting the asset's lifecycle.  

Photo: Hydroid

Hydroid Hires New Engineers

Maritime Academy. Janis Delmonte has joined Hydroid as a Software Engineer. Delmonte has worked in the computer industry for nearly 30 years, developing both hardware and software for systems from minicomputers to servers. Most recently, she spent 17 years with Hewlett-Packard where she wrote design verification tools, developed software simulation models and embedded management software. Delmonte has Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Computer Science from the University of Texas at Dallas, and an Associate of Science in Electronics Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Wild Well Control, Inc. Announces Certification

of Wild Well Control’s management system by DNV Business Assurance, an accredited ISO registrar, Wild Well Control was issued its certificate. ISO certification means that Wild Well Control has consistent processes for managing employee and contractor competence, customer communication, design verification, supplier management, document control and service delivery, as well as management oversight and continual improvement of the system in total. Wild Well Control’s certification also demonstrates to clients, via a highly respected third-party, that its management system provides effective

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