OTC Extra: Enhancing ROV Training, Analysis

A recent report by Douglas Westwood revealed that the ROV market has stabilized following a lengthy downturn period and is set to grow over the next five years as operators commence new and previously shelved projects.

The increased activity will present ROV pilots with more variety and complexity in the type of operations they are required to do, and pre-dive analysis of the procedures will be key to ensuring that tasks can be carried out effectively and with the minimum of risk to the vehicle or infrastructure.