Oil & Gas

Nextec’s formal safety assessment capability in the oil and gas industry covers onshore, offshore and sub-sea process safety analysis through the project lifecycle from Concept Selection to Decommissioning.

Nextec’s capability includes supporting greenfield projects and providing multi-disciplinary support for brownfield engineering projects, including oil refinery, shipping and integrated drilling and productions platforms.

Support Includes

  • Technical Safety & Risk Management
  • RAM Analysis
  • Oil Rig Platform

    Technical Safety & Risk Management

  • Hazardous Area Classification
  • Safety Integrity Level (SIL) Allocation and Verification
  • HAZID, HAZOP & ALARP workshops
  • Gas Dispersion, Explosion and Thermal Flume Studies (using CFD)
  • Design Safety Case
  • Health & Safety Risk Assessment
  • BowTie Analysis
  • Quantitative Risk Assessment (QRA)
  • Hazard Management
  • Reliability, Availability & Maintainability Analysis scope of service includes

  • Reliability Planning
  • RAM Analysis (using MAROS)
  • RAM Modelling
  • Reliability Growth Analysis
  • Production Performance Analysis
  • Development of Failure Data & Maintenance Strategies