The Wilson Sons Shipping Agency of Wilson Sons Group is today the main agency in support control of certificates and inspections of Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) platforms. The company was chosen to represent companies such as SBM and Modec, and currently serves 18 floating production system chartered for oil production and exploration.
"With participation in numerous mobilization and demobilization operations of the oil and gas market, added to the services of the maritime support market, the company already serves 60% of the market of FPSOs chartered in operation in the basins of Santos, Campos and Espírito Santo", says the executive director of Wilson Sons Shippng Agency, Christian Lachmann.
"We have a specialist focused on the area in order to develop partnerships in this market. In addition, the entire team completed a training focused on norms that regulate the sector, "added Lachmann, reinforcing the importance of the segment for the Company.
According to data from 2017 of the Brazilian navy, the country has today 145 platforms in operation on its coastline. At the moment, about 20% of these oil and gas production and exploration units, 31 in total, would be chartered, almost all operating in the pre-salt, responsible for the production boom in these fields in the last five years.