Texo Marine, established as Orca Subsea in 2015 to provide our clients with a range of support and engineering services specifically tailored to Diving and Subsea Contractors. Texo Marine's management team comprises in excess of 70 years cumulative Diving experience (Air Saturation, Hyperbaric welding, system manufacture, system commissioning) and Subsea Construction covering the North Sea, Middle East, Far East, Brazil, GOM and West Africa.
Texo Marine's Technical Services
Air, Saturation and Mixed Gas Dive Project Support
PROJECT PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT
Texo Marine supply and manage standalone projects such as re-commissioning of all types of saturation and air dive systems, welding systems and specific projects where diving and construction expertise is required.
Texo Marine currently offer expertise in the following situations:
- Equipment mobilisations
- Drydocking scopes of work
- Dive system maintenance periods
- New build vessel system installation support
- Setting up a remote worksite to support various maintenance or mobilisation projects
- Support services for complex and technical saturation and air diving operational projects
Texo Marine will supply detailed project plans for any of the above scenarios which would include procurement schedules, personnel requirements for the project, timelines and milestone dates, third-party company targets, equipment hire, client tasks and budget control for all Texo Marine deliverables.
Looking to purchase an air, saturation or mixed gas dive system? Click here to read about Texo Marine's Procurement Support Service.
Technical Supervision / Project Management
Texo Marine supply technical supervisors or superintendents to lead or consult on specific mobilisations, new build projects, dry dockings, maintenance periods and standalone projects as requested by our clients.
All supervisors or superintendents are fully competent and come with decades of the relevant experience to carry out the supervisory roles for these types of projects. They are fully trained in all aspects of controlling the scope of work, working to the timeline allotted as per project plan, as well as dealing with onsite third-party contractors and enforcing a strict safety policy on all work sites.
Hyperbaric Welding and Underwater Intervention Technical Authority
Texo Marine supply Technical support for Hyperbaric Welding Projects from project conception to completion. Texo Marine have in-house personnel with over thirty years experience in Hyperbaric Welding Projects carried out in the North Sea, Middle East, India, China & South East Asia.
Services include (but not restricted to) the below phases of any welding / habitat related projects:
- Habitat design for conventional and structural subsea operations
- Habitat surface control cabins and support equipment
- Full engineering package for subsea & topside equipment
- Complete equipment drawing and certification package
- Critical spares & consumables packages for offshore operations
Texo Marine supply project management for the different phases of hyperbaric projects, such as onshore welding & equipment trials, mobilisation/demob support, offshore equipment PMS & calibration procedures ready for offshore work scope.
We also supply a first class service in hyperbaric habitat system PMS schedules to IMCA D045 & D018 guidelines, which gives the equipment owner the tools to ensure that all related hyperbaric equipment will be maintained prior to and during offshore use.
Texo Marine compile habitat pre-launch procedures and client verification test routines.
Mobilisation Support Specialists
Texo Marine and Texo Engineering provide our clients with a turnkey option project and large asset mobilisations. The joint venture aims to provide full mobilisation support from engineering design to procurement. We will also have the ability to package manage specific scopes within our areas of expertise.
The combination of logistics and engineering skills purely for mobilisation support is an exciting and new approach for the industry. It will provide сlients with the knowledge that their mobilisation will be delivered on-time and within budget by an experienced team. Below is a brief description of the joint offering from Texo Marine and Texo Engineering can offer to our clients.
FEED – Tender Submissions, Vessel Suitability Studies and Analysis, Equipment Cost Analysis
PRE-MOBILISATION – Equipment Procurement, Detailed Engineering, Procedure Development, HIRA/HAZID facilitation, Asset Management, Fabrication Management
MOBILISATION – 24hr Mobilisation Support both Logistically and Engineering competencies, Quayside Management, Equipment and Supplier Coordination, Deck and Seafastening coordination
Texo Marine's Technical Services
Air, Saturation and Mixed Gas Dive Procurement Support
The Texo Marine technical team have over 70 years of operational subsea intervention experience. Our experience has been utilised by many clients to provide procurement support, from the provision of project specific load-outs, Spool Installation, Construction Scopes and mixed IRM requirements. To standard load-outs for Saturation, air, and mixed gas spreads.
If you would like a sample load-out please get in touch
Subsea Equipment and Tooling Rental
ROV tooling, diver tools, cutting and decommissioning equipment, deck cranes, winches, power packs, tensioners, spoolers, survey and deployment equipment and associated ancillaries.
Rental Equipment Pool
ROV & Diver Tooling, Torque Tools, Cutting Equipment, Grinding and Cutting Equipment, Drills, Bolting and Bolt Tensioning, Hydraulic Pumps Measuring Equipment, Cleaning Equipment, Jetters, Hydraulic Shears, Bolder Grabs, Deck Equipment, Accumulator Units Powered Hose Reels Winches, Chutes, Spooling Equipment
Texo Marine Equipment Hire are available from rental locations in Aberdeen, Newcastle and USA.
To find out more about prices and availability
Dive Manuals, Operations Manuals - Updated and New Build
Texo Marine have successfully supplied dive manuals and operational manuals for a number of dive contractors. In addition to providing updates to take into account latest legislative and technological advances, in order to keep their documentation up to date and fit for purpose.
Bespoke vessel and equipment spread specification and capabilities documentation. These documents are invaluable sales and technical tools.
Contact Texo Marine to discuss your requirements and how we can offer a cost-effective solution for your technical documentation requirements.
Planned Maintenance Systems
Texo Marine personnel has over thirty years' experience working with existing planned maintenance systems as well as designing and implementing systems for inbuilt and portable dive systems. This also covers portable hyperbaric welding systems, onshore hyperbaric facilities and specific equipment/systems as required by our clients.
Running in conjunction with any PMS work will be the dive system/equipment certification package. This will involve certification for equipment and systems as highlighted in IMCA guidelines and the relevant class authority requirements for certification of the equipment.
Texo Marine has successfully completed 10 fully bespoke PMS and Certification systems in 2017. Both utilising the Texo Marine Equipment Manager Application, excel and third party solutions.