Qatar Petroleum (QP) is currently the third largest oil company in the world by oil and gas reserves. QP is a state owned petroleum company in Qatar. The company operates all oil and gas activities in Qatar, including exploration, production, refining, transport, and storage. QP’s Chairman & Managing Director Mohammed Bin Saleh Al-Sada, is also the head of the Ministry of Energy and Industry of Qatar. QP’s operations are therefore directly linked with state planning agencies, regulatory authorities, and policymaking bodies. Together, revenues from oil and natural gas amount to 60% of the country’s GDP.
Qatar Petroleum is running large offshore installations and gas processing facilities off the coast of Qatar. With a very diverse workforce, strict regulations and company rules and ever increasing requirements for meeting high-availability targets, Qatar Petroleum wants to streamline and standardize maintenance operations.
After reviewing all major Permit to Work suppliers, eVision’s Integrated Safe System of Work, Permit Vision was selected as the Permit to Work system of choice. Permit Vision was selected for the usability of the system, the simplicity in use and the technological advances it has over other players in the market. Qatar Petroleum wants the world’s most advanced solution for their offshore operations. Mobile handheld devices are used for Isolation management, RFID technology is used for tracking correct equipment, special conflict detection is done in 3D and integration with SAP Plant maintenance system allows for productivity gains.
- project summary: Qatar Petroleum has contracted eVision to implement the world's most advanced Permit to Work solution.
- chosen solution(s): Permit Vision