Our Operations

SBM Operations is responsible for safely and reliably operating and maintaining floating production and storage facilities around the world. In addition, decommissioning of units is part of our full lifecycle experience. Our fleet of 15 units spans the globe from the Gulf of Mexico, Brazil, West Africa and Southeast Asia.


SBM Offshore is committed to delivering consistent and efficient production and performance, while adhering to its sustainable environmental objectives. The expertise and experience of almost 2,400 offshore crew and onshore staff supporting the fleet, ensure we deliver on our commitments and create value for our clients and our stakeholders.


More than 300 years of cumulative operating experience allow SBM Offshore to continually improve and optimize our product solutions using feedback from our day-to-day operations, which is integrated into the design and operations of new FPSOs and mooring systems.




SBM Offshore is the market leading operator in terms of total oil and gas production (kboepd) and the number of cumulative years of operating experience. In 2017 our fleet achieved its record production level in terms of barrels per day, with an uptime of 98.3%. Historically, uptime of the fleet has been around 99%.