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Offshore / Maritime Winterization

Challenges in Arctic Conditions

Arctic exploration holds high risks due to extreme weather conditions and limited navigational and support infrastructure. Sea spray icing on arctic oil and gas rigs or maritime vessels threatens operations by blocking essential equipment, and compromises structural stability due to ice build-up. Personnel safety is jeopardized as the crew are more prone to slipping, fatigue and hypothermia.

nVent RAYCHEM is a trusted name for maritime safety solutions involving electrical heat tracing. 

Our anti-icing and de-icing solutions are lightweight for easy installation, energy-efficient, reliable in operation, comply with maritime health and safety regulations and are certified for use in hazardous areas.

Typical winterization applications include:

  • Emergency walkways, stairs, handrails, doors
  • Helidecks and lifeboats
  • Fire and communication equipment

customer success stories

maritime safety

Norwegian Vessel Winterization

Norwegian Vessel Winterization Global Oil & Gas Company | Barents Sea, Norway Challenge Safeguarding one of the first oil fields...
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ice breaker project

Keeping Icebreakers Operational

Challenge Completing the winterization of equipment, pipeline freeze protection and anti-icing of handrails, ladder steps, escape routes and walkways down...
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offshore drilling

Offshore Drilling in Sub-Arctic Seas

Offshore Drilling in Sub-Arctic Seas Barentz Sea, Norway Challenges: The client needed to establish heat loss of various surfaces under...
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Project Services

nVent TRACER is a global solutions expert in high quality electric heat management systems with the ability to provide engineering design services, procurement and fabrication, site services and post installation services anywhere in the world.

We understand the specific needs of your individual project and your business and in return will provide an optimized heat management solution focusing on providing safe, reliable, and cost effective heat tracing installations.

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