Major accidents within the oil and gas industry have highlighted the requirement for operators to maintain a high level of technical understanding of the current condition of their facilities.
VIE has technical specialists who are experienced in carrying out the roles and responsibilities that Technical Authorities must fulfill.
VIE can assist in a number of areas relating to asset integrity, including :-
- equipment design review approval
- development, review & update of asset Performance Standards
- assessment of SCE failures, overrides, and non-standard operating conditions
- mananagement of maintenance and deferrals