There are different types of offshore platforms, such as:
– Floater platforms
– Semi-submersible platforms
– Tension-leg platforms
These offshore platforms are each designed to meet the challenges that the individual application demands. Water depth or size of the oil field represent just a few of these challenging conditions.
Pepperl+Fuchs evaluates the specific requirements of the interface challenge between the offshore platform control room and the instrumentation, to provide an optimized solution by offering marine certified:
The new LB/FB PROFINET gateways from Pepperl+Fuchs open the door for IIoT 4.0 applications in process industries.