Page 1: of Offshore Energy Reporter Magazine (January 2015)
ON THE COVER
Safe, effcient offshore operations is the focus of the futuristic oX bridge concept from Rolls-Royce.
The story begins on page 18. (Photo courtesy Rolls-Royce)
Contents 14 Subsea Vessels
Features A 10-Y ear Market Projection 12 Interview: Over the next fve years Fr ode Støldal $122B is projected to be CEO, MCP spent on subsea value opera-
There is a digital disconnect tions, a 64% increase over the offshore, as communication previous 5-year period.
standards commonly found By Lance Manion onshore are cut adrift at sea.
Frode Støldal, CEO, MCP, explains his company’s solu- 16 FLNG Prelude Set tions. to Debut By D. Dexter FLNG Prelude is one of the world’s largest and most expensive maritime construc- tion projects ever. OER gets and insider’s view.
By Rashaun Truffes
The offshore community suffers, on both an industry-wide and personal level, by having “ limited access to the modern standards of connectivity. 32 ”
COLUMNS 12 5 Minutes 14 Markets 16 FLNG 10 RRC Robitica 18 oX: Future Bridge
Frode Støldal, Over the next FLNG Prelude is
Offshore & IMR specialist The ‘heads up’ display makes
CEO, MCP, fve years $122B one of the world’s in Brazil. its way onto the bridge of shares with is projected to be largest and most B y Claudio Paschoa the world’s modern OSV
Offhore Engineer- spent on subsea expensive mari- feet. ing Reporter his value operations, time construction 11 Oil’s Bad Year insights on the a 64% increase projects ever. OER 18 Laser Scanning
In comparison to other com- future of commu- over the previous gets and insider’s modities, oil had a bad year. Clarity of vision using subsea nications offshore. 5-year period. view.
A very bad year laser scanning is raising the B y OER Staff bar on subsea effciency. www.worldenergynews.com