ELA Container Offshore GmbH gets up-to-date container safety certification

21.07.16 GACC South News, Member News

The DNV 2.7-2 certification addresses key safety aspects required for the offshore container.

ELA Container Offshore GmbH announces that they gained the DNV 2.7-2 certification for their ELA Offshore Accommodation Containers. With this, ELA Offshore is continuing its commitment to deliver high quality products for the offshore oil and gas and wind industry, which are manufactured in Germany to international standards and requirements. The latest modules are now certified according to DNV 2.7-2, a recognized international standard of requirements for offshore service modules and living quarter containers. The DNV 2.7-2 certification addresses key safety aspects required for the offshore container in order to comply with the industry standards like SOLAS and MODU codes.

“DNV 2.7-2 describes safety requirements for temporary offshore container modules. Whereas DNV 2.7-1 is focusing on lifting and transportation of offshore modules, accordingly is addressing the structure and strength of the module; DNV 2.7-2 incorporates these structural aspects relating to in service operations. Besides fire protection, the main focus is on electrical installations and requirements, based on international IEC standards and safety related topics in order to maintain a safe working environment on offshore platforms or vessels”, explains Hans Gatzemeier, Managing Director of ELA Container Offshore GmbH.

Flexibility is still provided by the ELA modular system. Depending on customers’ requirements all ELA Offshore Accommodation Units can be delivered including the DNV 2.7-2 certification. Due to the different accommodation possibilities, the units can be provided as for instance office room, recreation room, galley and dining rooms as well as living quarters and changing rooms.

The high quality ELA Offshore Containers are “Made in Germany” according to German quality standards and possess all necessary certifications such as DNV 2.7-1 / EN 12079-1, DNV 2.7-2, based on SOLAS, IMO FSS Code and MLC as well as CSC and are approved from several IACS-companies. In terms of fire resistance, an A60 insulation provides high safety standards. Every container will be checked before delivery. Depending on customer requirements, ELA Offshore Containers are individually customized, immediately operational and are available at short notice.

The main features of ELA offshore accommodations include:

• Flexibility on demand

• One basic container type – various accommodation solutions

• Easy handling

• Quality “made in Germany”

For more information about ELA Container Offshore GmbH, its products and services, please visit www.ela-offshore.com

ELA Container Offshore GmbH

Zeppelinstraße 19-21

49733 Haren (Ems)

Tel +49 5932 506-506

Fax +49 5932 506-10

info@ela-offshore.com

www.ela-offshore.com

ELA Press Release

ELA Container Offshore GmbH

Zeppelinstraße 19-21 / 49733 Haren (Ems)

The ELA Container Offshore GmbH is part of the Albers Group. ELA Container GmbH is a family-owned company in northern Germany and has been continuously developing container technology providing the rent and sale of high quality mobile rooms and containers since 1972. Currently, the company has leased out more than 23,000 mobile units throughout Europe, Africa and the Middle East. ELA’s own fleet of 60 special trucks with loading cranes ensures safe transport and installation on site. Offices throughout Germany provide fast deliveries on short notice to any location.

The high quality ELA Offshore Containers are “Made in Germany” according to German quality standards and possess all necessary certifications such as DNV 2.7-1 / EN 12079-1, DNV 2.7-2, based on SOLAS, IMO FSS Code and MLC as well as CSC and are approved from several IACS-companies.

Haren, July 19, 2016

Contact Person:

Katharina Pleus, ELA-Offshore Marketing Melissa Ermes; ELA-Offshore Marketing

Tel: +49 5932 506-506 Tel: +49 5932 506-506

Fax: +49 5932 506-10 Fax: +49 5932 506-10

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