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Oil & Gas

The offshore oil and gas sector remains a critical component of the global energy landscape, providing the resources necessary to meet the world's energy demands.

Driving Innovation in Oil & Gas

At RYDER, we combine decades of experience with cutting-edge technology to deliver comprehensive solutions that address the complex challenges of offshore oil and gas projects.

Our expertise spans from exploration and development to installation and operational support, ensuring the highest standards of safety, efficiency, and environmental stewardship.

One of our key services in this sector is mooring foundation design, where we develop robust and reliable anchoring systems for offshore platforms.

Our designs are tailored to withstand the harsh conditions of the marine environment, ensuring the stability and longevity of critical infrastructure. Additionally, we specialize in subsea pipeline and cable design, providing solutions that ensure secure and efficient transportation of hydrocarbons from the seabed to processing facilities.

Another vital aspect of our operations is installation analysis. We employ advanced simulation tools and real-time monitoring to optimize the deployment of offshore structures and equipment. This includes detailed planning and risk assessment to ensure safe and efficient installation processes, minimizing downtime and reducing operational risks. Our integrated approach allows us to anticipate and mitigate potential challenges, ensuring smooth and successful project execution.

RYDER is also deeply committed to the energy transition, leveraging our expertise in oil and gas to support the development of cleaner and more sustainable energy solutions. We offer comprehensive site investigation and design services that are crucial for the successful development of renewable energy projects, thereby contributing to a more sustainable future while maintaining our leadership in the traditional energy sector.

Discover the full range of our services and learn how RYDER can support your offshore oil and gas projects here.

Case Studies


We are a global engineering consultancy, offering dependable support for the offshore energy sector.

  • Burial Assessment Study


    Offshore wind in Taiwan is a booming sector, and Ryder are delighted to be involved.

    Burial Assessment Study

  • FPU Mooring Pile Design

    East Java

    Sitting near the boundary between the Sunda Plate and the Indo-Australian Plate, East Java presents numerous design challenges when considering permanent moorings, with complex soil patterns in a seismically active region.

    FPU Mooring Pile Design

  • Wave Energy Generator Foundation Study

    Western Australia

    Wave energy is a hugely undervalued resource, and Ryder are very proud to be involved in the sector, using our knowledge of the behaviour of piles subject to complex loading conditions to further the developments of foundation solutions.

    Wave Energy Generator Foundation Study

  • FPSO Mooring Pile Design


    The seabed off the northern coast of Borneo presents a fascinating geological sequence, influenced by huge paleo flows and slides which have changed the nature of the present-day seabed.

    FPSO Mooring Pile Design

  • Jack Up Support

    Zuluf Field

    The Arabian Gulf remains at the forefront of oil and gas extraction with many fields still being developed and exploited.

    Jack Up Support

  • Mooring Anchor Design

    West India

    Design of two-stage drilled and grouted piles including driving analysis for casing, grouted connection design, lateral pile analysis and structural detailing

  • Tidal Turbine Anchor Design

    Faroe Islands

    , Design of a drilled and grouted pile including grouted connection design, finite element analysis considering static and fatigue load cases.

  • Provision of CBRA

    Norwegian Fjords

    Dropped object analysis, secondary protection design and PLAXIS slope stability analysis

  • Norwegian Fjords

    Provision of detailed secondary protection design including rock volume estimates using GIS and PLAXIS 2D

  • Floating Offshore Wind

    South West UK

    Site investigation management, survey management and FEED design for mooring anchors

    Floating Offshore Wind

  • Floating Offshore Wind


    Site investigation and survey management

    Site Investigation

  • US North-East Wind Cluster

    Provision of subsea cable engineering including CBRAs, thermal performance, ground model management, SI specifications and permitting guidance.

  • US South-East

    CBRA and development of location-specific anchor penetration modelling, optimising the burial depth

    Cables and Pipelines

  • German Sector

    Provision of subsea cable engineering including CBRAs, thermal performance, ground model management, and SI specifications

    Subsea Cables & Pipelines

  • Polish Sector

    Provision of subsea cable engineering including burial feasibility assessment, cable performance data and CBRA management


  • Dogger Bank

    Provision of secondary protection analysis for CPS, LPA studies including optimisation

  • Taiwan

    Subsea Cable Engineering, CBRA, seabed mobility studies, landfall assessment, construction support

    Subsea Umbilicals, Risers, Flowlines & Cables Analysis

  • Horsea Offshore Cluster

    Subsea Cable Engineering, construction support, third-party review of CPS stabilisation

  • Firth of Forth

    Site-wide LPA Study

    Jack-Up Analysis

  • Outer Hebrides

    Burial Assessment Studies, BAS for interconnectors between various islands in the Outer Hebrides

    Burial & Trenching Assessment and Optimisation

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