Shamrock Novetus


Certified Verification Agent

The Shamrock Novetus Alliance (SNA) is a strategic alliance between Shamrock Ltd. (Trinidad and Tobago) and Novetus Engineering LLC (Houston, Texas) established to perform independent verification services on behalf of the Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries (MEEI), Trinidad and Tobago.

SNA is fully authorized by the Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries, Trinidad and Tobago, as a “Certified Verification Agent (CVA)”

Our Services

As a Certified Verification Agent, SNA is approved to undertake verification activities during the Planning, Design, Manufacture/Procurement, Construction and Commissioning phases as per the MEEI’s Verification Guidelines for Offshore Structures, Pipelines, and Hydrocarbon Processing Facilities.

Our CVA Services cover upstream, midstream, and downstream industries of the energy sector all of which are required to conform to the MEEI Approval Regime and verification requirements. This includes but is not limited to:

Fixed Land-Based Facilities

Upstream – Hydrocarbon production, processing and gathering stations, Condensate stabilization, Gas compression stations

Midstream – Pipelines, Slugcatcher facilities, Natural Gas conditioning facilities

Downstream – Refineries, petrochemical plants, LPG bottling plant, LNG

Fixed Offshore Facilities

• Offshore production/ processing/ gas compression platforms

• Sub-sea facilities,

• Pipelines – Export facilities such as SBM/PLEM

• Loading arms inclusive of piers / jetties

Floating Offshore Facilities

• Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessels

• Crude oil shuttle barges

• Well test barges

The SNA Advantage

• Mix of human resources from both Trinidad and Houston based on the required engineering skill sets of the CVA Project to ensure a cost-effective solution to our clients.

• Established project systems, teams, and experience to ensure CVA services meet proposed budget and schedules.

• Experienced leadership team with vast knowledge of verification regimes, procedures, and methods.

• Diverse industry backgrounds, across process industries, project types, and phases

• Resources with knowledge of the MEEI verification framework

• Robust suite of engineering software.

• Extensive knowledge of International Regulations, Codes and Standards and experience in client specifications.

• Excellent Safety Records and Safety Governance Systems to ensure CVA project success.


Roles and responsibilities of SNA’s Trinidad and Houston Teams as a CVA agent:

SNA Trinidad Team

• Primary liaison and interface with the Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries, Trinidad and Tobago.

• Provision of local engineering personnel.

• Management of contracts/projects.

• For more information on Shamrock HSE Ltd., VISIT THEIR WEBSITE

SNA Houston Team

• Engineering Capacity in specialist areas with SME’s (Subject Matter Experts).

• Project Management

• Knowledge Transfer

• For more information on Novetus Engineering LLC, VISIT THEIR WEBSITE

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