At Heerema, our offshore decommissioning execution philosophy is firmly based on five pillars to help customers succeed: Reputation, Capability, Predictability, Flexibility and Responsibility. Our unsurpassed track record of successfully executed, complex, and integrated Engineering, Preparations, Removal and Disposal (EPRD) projects underscores the robustness of this philosophy. We deliver peace of mind, cost-effective and complete EPRD solutions to our customers.

HMC offers turnkey platform decommissioning and removal services.
Reverse installation has been the method for executing all our platform decommissioning and removal projects.

Topsides Removal

Topsides are removed by reverse installation i.e. the modules are lifted from the platform and placed on a transportation barge or the deck of the crane vessel.

Jacket Preparatory Work

Jackets are prepared for removal by installing lift points, rigging, spreader bars, and other installation aids.

Jacket Removal

Jackets are removed by reverse installation i.e. the Jacket is lifted from the sea bottom and placed on a transportation barge or the deck of the crane vessel.

Topsides Offloading

The topsides are transported to a quayside for disposal or onshore storage. Offloading can be carried out by lifting, skidding or by means of trailers.

Pile Cutting / Soil Plug Removal / Conductor Removal

These activities require specialized cutting and soil plug removal equipment.

Jacket Offloading

The Jackets are transported to a quayside for disposal or storage. Offloading can be carried out by lifting, skidding or trailers.