DAS (distributed Acoustic Sensing) which allows:
- In well monitoring, monitoring integrity of the wells.
- Pipeline monitoring: leakage detection, externall threat alarms.
- Asset integrity, with consequently planned preventive maintenance.
- Perimeter safety
- Overburden monitoring: Increase safety of operations.
The DC/FO technology has been selected by Equinor to be installed on their flag ship project at J. Castberg.
The DC/FO solution has been developed under the sponsoring and funding of Statoil (Now Equinor) and Chevron which makes it a solution specifically designed to cover Oil & Gas future needs and in particular this technology is viewed as an enabler for the generalisation of future ‘All Electric’ subsea technology.