Case Study

Labour Support for Baker Hughes Loadout

Neptune Energy Park


Agent/Clients/Third Parties:
Baker Hughes/Offshore & Heavylift Services

Operation Type: Reel Loadout Description of Scope: Loading 4 x Reels over a one shift turnaround. Each reel weighing between 236t-240t

MV Heerengrach

Services provided:

Lift Design Engineering

Mobile Crane Support

Plant Hire

Heavy Lifting Services

Project Management

Quayside Assistance

Transportation Solutions

Logistics Solutions

Skilled Labour

Pre-arrival set up


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Shepherd Offshore Comments:

Shepherd Offshore personnel worked closely with our clients to ensure all operations were conducted safely and on time. We utilised our heavy lift CC4800 crane to place 236t reels onto SPMT’s. The reels were transported to the vessel and tandem lifts were conducted to load the reels to the vessel. Shepherd Offshore personnel maintained high Health & Safety standards at all times during lifting operations.

Overall, Shepherd Offshore completed the works safely, on time and within budget constraints.

Projects Manager, Shepherd Offshore


Supervisor’s management, assistance and communication: 4/5
Quayside operational personnel punctuality: 4/5
Quality of service received from the operations personnel: 4/5
Quayside set up & Housekeeping: 4/5
How would you rate our HSE performance? 4/5
Was the job done accurately against the scope? 5/5
Staff’s professionalism and aptitude: 4/5
Staff’s ability to communicate and provide quality support: 4/5
How will you rate our overall quality during the full work scope? 4/5
Would you be confident to recommend SOS to others? 4/5

Supervisor, Baker Hughes

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