Case Studies

SUBSEA: Giving our clients what they want

In late 2012, following a brand audit of customers and further market investigation, Aquatic Engineering & Construction Ltd, an Acteon company, recognised that there was strong client demand to...
07 July 2015
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SUBSEA: Aquatic's modular carousel

Subsea installation is moving into deeper water, with many projects being in the 2000-3000-m depth range. Installation at these depths requires specialist equipment to accommodate the increasing le...
14 October 2013
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OIL & GAS: Umbilical engineering and installation

Providing tailored solutions based on the unique requirement of our clients. Aquatic had bid on providing a tensioner and powered reel drive system for an umbilical installation off the north-w...
04 September 2013
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PEOPLE: Addressing the skills shortage

There is a skills shortage in the oil and gas industry of high calibre engineers who are committed problem solvers and can think on their feet. There are also more people leaving the Armed Forces,...
31 July 2013
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SUBSEA: Bespoke skidding system

Aquatic was awarded a contract with a client for a project off Brazil for an important regional energy producer. Aquatic was selected because of its previous experience working on similar operation...
28 July 2013
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SUPPLIERS: Close relationship reaps benefits

Close relationships with our suppliers reaps benefits for our customers. Laying undersea lines for oil and gas, renewable energy and telecoms means that Aquatic's crews and equipment often h...
28 June 2013
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OIL & GAS: Building capacity for deepwater operations

Offshore operations are becoming increasingly demanding, with new projects being conducted in deeper waters and more diverse or exposed locations. The deepwater environment poses a special challeng...
28 April 2013
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DECOMMISSIONING: Reel value for moorings

Decommissioning a redundant loading buoy in the North Sea was probably never going to make the headlines. However, the unusual way that Aquatic managed to recover the buoy's eight mooring lines...
28 April 2013
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OIL & GAS: Capacity enhancement

Engineering solutions and capabilities. Operations are taking place in much deeper waters and in more diverse locations, and when umbilicals or cables are deployed in deeper water, the holdback ten...
26 October 2012
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SUBSEA: Inventory and skilled resource

Aquatic Asia Pacific Pte Ltd successfully tendered to provide services for installation contractor China Offshore Oil Engineering Co. Ltd, the company's first Contract with COOEC. The project t...
28 August 2012
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