Shell Offshore has selected BMT Scientific Marine Services to provide a marine instrumentation system (MIS) to Olympus TLP, a proposed tension leg platform in the Gulf of Mexico.

The MIS enables vessel operators to acquire, display and record vessel, marine and environmental data, reports rigzone.com.

The technology consists of interdependent subsystems and software applications, including marine instrumentation, a tendon instrumentation system, ballast monitoring, topside tank level monitoring, human machine interface displays and historical archive software.