The lack of adequate maintenance is often a direct cause of asset breakdown. The rate of deterioration is less noticeable during the first few years of the asset lifespan, however, it begins to accelerate significantly thereafter. MARSOL’s preservation practices ensure that the performance of the whole system is consistent throughout its working life.
To ensure that your offshore terminal operates efficiently throughout its service lifespan, you need operational integrity management that is unique to your terminal, your team and your environment – while remaining consistent with applicable standards. This plan should include measurement and analysis that quantifies progress, optimisation and operational expenditure (OpEx) so that you can understand and predict successes and failures. Here’s where to start!
O&M is not something to be considered as an afterthought, but instead, a continuing expense to be considered from the very beginning when planning infrastructure development and Capital Expenditure, with holistic application throughout the project lifecycle.