To support Shell and their 3rd parties activity in the South-Atlantic Ocean outside Namibia. Deepsea Bollsta were acquired from Odfjell Drilling in 2022. During transit towards Namibia, Option was tasked to plan, project and set up the KVM system for the operator and 3rd parties.
Managing offshore IT business from start to finish
Together with partners, service companies, third party companies and Lundin, Option designed a technical solution based on our own Rig IT concept design and experience. The project was managed from Norway, but all installation and setup was performed in Vlissingen, Netherlands together with the rig owner and contractors on yard. The Scope of Work's (SoW) key features/requirements:
|Video conference systems|
|Offshore operation and collaboration room|
|Service and third party company interfacing|
|Office IT equipment (PC's, printers, monitors, etc.)|
|Server infrastructure and services|
|Data room services and design|
|Telemedicine solutions in hospital|
Design and delivery of infrastructure and services
|A core infrastructure of servers, networks, IT equipment and services for a long life and operations expectancy|
|Remote work station setup with our proprietary system DESKVIEW™ infrastructure and our own Rack Workstations|
|Offshore Operations Room with DESKVIEW™, video conference interfaced network and workstations|
|Interfacing and interconnecting network and services between 3rd party companies service companies and the customer|
|All expected office IT equipment and services|
|Wireless network access for users in office landscape|
|Full information synchronisation between onshore and offshore based on our SYNCSHARE™ system|
|Data room design and project management for service companies and third party companies|
|IT project management and advisory for the customer and other contractor|
|MEDICALL™ Telemedicine solution for the vessel's hospital|
Actual up-time close to 100%
On DAT, the drilling vessel left the yard in Vlissingen and headed for location on NCS. Option completed all major installations and structural changes that were required, as well as completing the commissioning during the last transport to location.
The project was delivered within the time frame and cost estimation. The project was handed over to our service and operation team to manage and operate all equipment and services on behalf of Lundin.
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