DORIS Engenharia, the Brazilian subsidiary of France’s DORIS Engineering, has selected Intergraph SmartMarine Enterprise solutions to design the topsides of eight floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) units for Petrobras, which will be used for pre-salt layer exploration.

DORIS will use SmartMarine Enterprise solutions for the project’s front-end engineering design (FEED), which is expected to take a year.

The company is using SmartMarine 3D, SmartPlant P&ID, SmartPlant Electrical and SmartPlant Instrumentation, for the FEED phase.

SmartMarine 3D is an advanced offshore and shipbuilding design solution that provides companies with the capabilities they need to gain and maintain an edge in a competitive industry.