Yokogawa to provide Golden Eagle controls package

Offshore staff

ABERDEEN, UK – Nexen Petroleum UK has contracted Yokogawa UK to supply of an integrated control and safety system (ICSS) for the Golden Eagle area development in the central North Sea.

The ICSS package will feature Yokogawa’s CENTUM VP process control system. This, the company says, provides a fully integrated operator environment with advanced alarm management facilities for all the ICSS systems and associated third-party packages.

The SIL-rated process shutdown systems and main fire and gas detection systems will be based on Yokogawa’s ProSafe-RS safety system, with ProSafe-SLS solid-state safety system technology deployed for the emergency shutdown system.

The ICSS will be installed throughout the new Golden Eagle complex, comprising a process utilities and living quarters platform and a bridge-linked wellhead platform.


Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now


Logistics Risk Management in the Transformer Industry

Transformers often are shipped thousands of miles, involving multiple handoffs,and more than a do...

Secrets of Barco UniSee Mount Revealed

Last year Barco introduced UniSee, a revolutionary large-scale visualization platform designed to...

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...