Digital twins are transforming the decision-making and planning processes in the offshore oil and gas, renewables and maritime sectors. As virtual replicas of physical assets, digital twins make it possible to realistically simulate complex offshore installations, train for and anticipate multiple operational scenarios months or weeks in advance and yield significant safety and cost benefits. Using fully connected simulations, operators can even glimpse a few minutes into the future during an actual operation.
This article was first published in Offshore Support Journal's December 2019 issue
Anne VoithMarketing Manager - Simulation