Case Study

Packing of Reels on behalf of Technip FMC

Offshore Technology Park & Neptune Energy Park


Agent/Clients/Third Parties:
Technip FMC

Operation Type: Reel Transfer & Fabrication Description of Scope: Reel transfer of 2 x heavy reels of 142T each. Reel packing, and then reel moves using our commetto trailer.

Services provided:

  • Lift Design Engineering
  • Mobile Crane Support
  • Plant Hire
  • Heavy Lifting Services
  • Fabrication Solutions
  • Project Management
  • Quayside Assistance
  • Transportation Solutions
  • Logistics Solutions
  • Skilled Labour

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Shepherd Offshore Comments:

At Shepherd Offshore we pride ourselves on being able to cover a wide gamut of works and frequently provide fabrication services to our clients. On this occasion we provided reel modifications to Technip FMC Umbilicals Ltd. Our teams removed splitters and hardware, changed out the reel configuration, welding and burning off to alter reels for new umbilical. We have been known to change the diameter of the belly in the past, no job is too big or small for our team of expert fabricators.

Projects Manager, Shepherd Offshore


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

Applications Manager, Technip FMC

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