Technical Services

Design Review
Offshore Inspection Group (OIG) performs functional reviews of equipment designs to bring an operational perspective to your process and commissioning timelines. Our in-depth knowledge and expertise allows us to create Integrated Acceptance Testing Documentation (IAT) which assess equipment and vessels from a macro and micro perspective, eliminating the requirement for future modifications and unnecessary downtime while on location.

Failure Mode Effect Analysis (FMEA) & Failure Mode Effects & Critical Analysis (FMECA)
OIG Technical and Marine Professionals have undertaken writing various levels of testing documentation for Shipyard’s, Owner’s and Operator’s, from basic FMEA’s to fully interactive FMECA’s covering a wide variety of vessel types, compliant with any Classification Society.

Project Management
OIG provides experience Marine and Drilling Professionals for client representation and OEM supervision, of work being performed by contractors and/or shipyards to eliminate preventable factors typically encountered in the equipment and service readiness process. OIG provides qualified and multidiscipline individuals with expertise who can eliminate issues, resulting from inexperience and the non-productive time caused by these preventable factors.

Documentation and testing procedures developed by OIG are conceived and designed with the purpose of eliminating non-productive time caused by preventable factors typically encountered in the equipment and service readiness process.

Documentation Services:
• Safety Cases
• Commissioning & Project Management Documentation
• System Integration Testing (SIT)
• Integrated Acceptance Testing Documentation (IAT)
• Hazard Registries
• Compliance Documentation (COC)
• Equipment Specific Inspection Documentation

Our documents incorporates the appropriate Regulatory and Governing Standards for an asset which allows us to report factual information on the equipment’s status based on the OEM requirements and recommended maintenance programs to ensure the equipment fulfills its life cycle. By incorporating operational procedures are clients are able to reduce their overall risk while being able to assess the current state of their assets and operational proficiency of their workforce.

Dynamic Positioning Systems
OIG personnel have ample experience in the practical aspects of Dynamic Positioning Systems and participated in commissioning systems of varying complexity.

Test & Inspection Plan (QA/QC)
Working with the certification bodies, we either develop or assist, with test and inspection plans. We ensure the work adheres to the inspection plan developed, and are available to oversee and/or conduct the final production Quality Control tests.

Commissioning and Acceptance Trials
OIG provides experienced Marine Professionals and Technical Specialists to develop your commissioning and acceptance testing documentation. From our experience, we have developed a philosophy that allows us to create the necessary documentation to meet the requirements of both the client and any class/governing body; we can complete the necessary systems, equipment commissioning, and acceptance trial activities. Our technicians are available to monitor these tests and trials and/or carry them out based on the client’s requirements.