Dresser to Supply Emergency Device For BP Vessel

25 April 2010 (Last Updated April 25th, 2010 18:30)

Dresser Masoneilan has been selected as the emergency shutdown device (ESD) supplier for BP’s floating production, storage and offloading vessel in the Plutao, Saturno, Venus and Marte oil fields off the coast of Angola, Africa. The company will supply SVI II ESD analog safety demand un

Dresser Masoneilan has been selected as the emergency shutdown device (ESD) supplier for BP’s floating production, storage and offloading vessel in the Plutao, Saturno, Venus and Marte oil fields off the coast of Angola, Africa.

The company will supply SVI II ESD analog safety demand units for integration into the Yokogawa Pro-Safe-RS safety instrumented system and Yokogawa PRM asset management suite.

The solution will provide continuous diagnostics during safety trips, enabling partial stroke testing of the emergency shutdown valves at regular intervals, the company said.