Piper Bravo is a North Sea oil production platform located 193 kilometres northeast of Aberdeen in the central North Sea, standing in 145 metres of water. It was installed in 1992, and commenced production in February 1993.
Oil rigs are a high risk environment where there is a mixture of explosive atmospheres and flammable liquids or gases. In these circumstances a fire can have catastrophic consequences.
FPG provided a retrofit Fire Detection system to protect the entire rig, comprising of ATEX certified Infra-red Flame Detectors, certified for use in zone 1 explosion hazard areas.