February 2015 - Axis Adds Production & Commissioning Services


Axis has recently added Production and Commissioning Engineering and Field Supervision to its integral range of niche services. Axis specialists will combine expertise and knowledge to safely deliver and manage first oil and first gas from construction through to commissioning, start-up and sales; a key strength being the in-house access to the multidiscipline Engineering and Operations teams who offer the full range of Production and Processing services.

Typical services will include Operations Readiness Assurance (ORA), Full Field Development, Plant enhancement design reviews including Commissioning and Start-Up (CSU) Management, Project Management, Commissioning and Start-up scheduling, Process Safety Management, Ready for Start-Up (RFSU) Verification of Readiness prior to Introduction of Hydrocarbons (IoH) including chemical trials, SIMOPS management and coordination of Greenfield and Brownfield Activities, Production & Maintenance Competency Assurance & Training, Process Document Control, Guidance of Certification (GOC), Maintenance Management System development, Production Data Reporting, production forecasting and optimisation.

Paul Handsley (Operations Director) said “We are delighted to be able to offer a Downstream service to our diverse portfolio of global customers; this further enhances our fully integrated services, spanning the asset life cycle from exploration to field development and well operations to production, intervention and abandonment”