Exploration and Production Offshore Congress Hub (EPOCH) has partnered with Lloyd’s Register to give all the delegates the opportunity to experience new VR technology to be used in the Offshore industry. EPOCH is scheduled to take place in Thessaloniki from September 16 to 17.
“We chose Lloyd’s Register as our VR partner because this company is a leading global provider of engineering and technology-centric professional services,” noted Regina Chislova, the EPOCH project director. “All delegates will be able to try Virtual Reality Safety Simulator recently launched by Lloyd’s Register during the two days of the congress.”
Virtual Reality Safety Simulator was developed to help further support training and knowledge transfer in the energy industry. Through the application of the latest innovation and technology advancements, LR has built a virtual environment to help illustrate the need for a continued focus on safety and risk assessments in the industry.
The EPOCH event will include a two-day business program full of cases and updates on major offshore projects in the Mediterranean and west Africa, including exploring for hydrocarbons across the Mediterranean by Hellenic Petroleum (ELPE), Total and ExxonMobil.
Presentations have been confirmed from NOCs, EPCs, Drilling Contractors, Investors, Governmental bodies. These include ELPE, BP, Shell, ADNOC, Ghana National Petroleum Corporation, Oando Energy Resources, McDermott, Saipem, TechnipFMC, Transocean, Nabors, Lebanese Petroleum Administration, European Commission, and Hellenic Hydrocarbon Resources Management.