Offshore Oil & Gas
Offshore concrete structures such as the Condeep platforms have been the company's trademark since the seventies. The company performs a variety of services from conceptual studies to detailed design. Around 700 concepts have been undertaken by the company, and Dr.techn.Olav Olsen have performed the detailed design of more than 20 offshore oil and gas installations now in operation. The company is currently working on the canadian Hebron GBS, both on design and verification. Today the company is also working with other offshore concrete structures such as floaters, tanks and industry plants.
Dr.techn.Olav Olsen has a unique experience within concept development, being the architect of several of the world’s largest and most impressive structures. On some occasions OO has built companies around its concepts, often in collaboration with others. The firm’s founder was the first Norwegian recipient of the prestigious FIP medal and the Gustave Magnel Golden Medal, and he was also awarded honorary membership of the Norwegian Concrete Association. In 2007 he was given the OEC’s Technology Pioneer Award for Concrete Gravity Structures in Houston.