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Submerged offshore platforms: the race to the bottom

Different companies are developing competing systems to take the offshore oil and gas platform underwater, with a completely submerged concept that would transform platforms into unmanned, self-sufficient oil and gas extraction factories. The operational and safety benefits of the technology are clear, but how do these systems work, and who will be the first to make the breakthrough? Patrick Kingsland spoke to Siemens’ head of subsea power Bjørn Rasch to find out.

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