The importance of decommissioning old oil rigs in Africa, Angola

Oil rigs play a crucial role in the extraction and production of oil, which is a major contributor to the global economy. However, when these rigs reach the end of their useful lifespan, they must be decommissioned in a safe and environmentally responsible manner. This is particularly important in Angola, where the oil industry has […]

EQS completed training exercises aboard navy hydrographic vessel

The training with a Saab Falcon was done aboard the Portuguese navy hydrographic vessel NRP Andrómeda, alongside the Portuguese cost off Sesimbra. EQS, together with the Hydrographic Institute, ended in March, in the south of Sesimbra, training actions to allow the operation with ROV systems from Saab. The main objective of this action was to […]

First Decommissioning Underway In Africa

Angola sees Africa’s first offshore oil platform decommissioning underway as EQS successfully deploys their Saab Seaeye Falcon for determining safer upcoming decommissioning operations.  EQS assess the integrity of offshore structures using their Falcon for visual inspection and image gathering. The range of offshore structures inspected to assess integrity includes platform (jacket), wellhead, protection dome, pipelines […]