Floating Line Connecting System of Boskalis winner of the IADC Safety Award 2019

During a ceremony at the IADC Annual General Meeting in New Delhi, IADC President Frank Verhoeven announced the Safety Award 2019 winner: Boskalis with its Floating Line Connecting System.

Safety Award 2017 - Winner: Jan De Nul Group - Transport of Pipelines Optimisation
Safety Award 2017 Winner: Jan De Nul Group Transport of Pipelines Optimisation

To encourage the awareness of safety within the dredging industry, the International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) presents an annual award to an exemplary programme or project which advances the application of safety throughout the dredging industry’s activities.

“Facts About Seabed Intervention” describes how dredging performs the crucial task of preparing the seabed for offshore installations and pipelines.
Seabed Intervention

“Facts About Seabed Intervention” describes how dredging performs the crucial task of preparing the seabed for offshore installations and pipelines.

Pipelines
Pipelines

Pipelines fall into three main categories: floating pipelines, submerged or “sinker” lines and land or “shore” lines.

Floating pipelines

Flexible fall pipe vessels
Fall Pipe Vessels

Fall pipe vessels operate in deep water covering offshore oil and gas pipelines, levelling the seabed or applying scour protection.