Workshop Day

08:30 AM Registration and welcome coffee

Workshop A

09:00 AM Improvements to electrical equipment and layout – Part II

Joris Michiels, Electrical Project Engineer, Systems Division, CG, Belgium

The session will go into detail on:

  • Vibrations from / to the electrical components on the OSS and how to manage this

  • How redundant an OSS needs to be to properly cover the main risks

  • Actual state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems on OSS

  • How to get the right balance between compact OSS and maintainable OSS

Owners, designers and suppliers are welcome to share experience and identify best practices for improving electrical systems in offshore platforms


Joris Michiels

Electrical Project Engineer, Systems Division
CG, Belgium

10:30 AM Refreshment break & networking

12:00 PM Networking luncheon

Workshop B

1:00 PM Substation requirements and functional designs

Designs for substations and converter platforms have to consider a variety

of different aspects, ranging from transportability to H&S standards. The workshop offers a holistic view on design requirements, such as:

  • Potential for standardisation and cost improvement

  • H&S requirements and accessibility

  • Designs optimised for transport and O&M

The aim is to discuss and develop efficient concepts to harmonise these requirements and advance functional platform designs.

2:30 PM Refreshment break & networking

4:00 PM End of workshop day