ETA’s services range from total project management to ‘one-off’ consultancy assignments, for example managing tender or installation processes. ETA’s project management skills are employed on marine projects worldwide in many fields covering power, telecoms, oil and gas, and marine renewables sectors.
Over many years of operation, ETA has invested in the supporting systems, software and hardware essential to our role, including project management, records management, CAD and GIS.
We operate fully documented quality and HSE systems, certified to ISO 9001:2000, and can also comply with clients’ in-house quality systems and procedures.
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Details of a range of ETA’s previous Project Management work are below. ETA’s key competencies in this area include but are not limited to:
Working for EPC contractors ABB, ETA provided Project Management and Engineering Support across the whole project providing: route planning based on the hi-res pre-lay survey; installation planning; specs for tenders; tender appraisal for 9 sub-contracts; managing day to day installation including QHSE; commercial disputes etc; face to face meetings with clients to resolve technical and commercial issues; and contract variations etc. ETA also supplied Client Representatives for the project.
ETA were contracted by system designer and main installer ABB to assist with Project and Technical Management. ETA’s work included: QA of subcontractor engineering and procedures; developments of procedures for handling termination during load, lay and platform pull; and the development of a mid-water survival system (MWSS) utilising temporary cable buoyancy to avoid the need to cut cable in sea conditions exceeding 4m Hs.
ETA provided onsite day to day Project Management services for all aspects of the offshore cable planning, procurement, installation and protection.
ETA provided extensive planning services including: route planning, layout planning, cable type specification, and cable supplier selection. ETA also provided the following services during the operations: cable delivery strategy, route clearing, horizontal directional drilling, cable installation, protection strategy, cable burial, scour protection, termination, and commissioning.
UK-France telecom cables
As well as the Project Management for the cables ETA also supplied the vessel lay spread including: twin cable tanks, cable pathway, stern chutes, jointing and testing container, and an integrated cable lay system enabling all system parameters to be monitored at various locations including the vessel bridge. During the installation ETA also provided many of the key staff including the Offshore Superintendent.