Search results for: mooring chains

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  • 18 September 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    InterMoor, an Acteon company, has placed the largest chain order by length of any provider in recent years with one of the world’s largest chain manufacturers. More than 32 km of 84- and 76-mm chain is on order for delivery at the end of the year, which will be added to already the largest holdings […]

  • 17 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    A robot designed to hook onto, and scale up and down, large mooring chains, both at subsea level and in the air – with a non-destructive testing (NDT), ultrasonic imaging system on board that scans for critical defects – has recently undergone field trials. The robot, named RIMCAW (Robotic Inspection of Mooring Chains in Air […]

  • 31 July 2013
    Equipment

    Dana Petroleum has replaced all nine mooring chains on its oil production vessel Triton – under budget and ahead of schedule.

  • 18 August 2017
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Oil major Royal Dutch Shell has connected all 16 mooring lines of its giant Prelude floating LNG (FLNG) vessel set at the Prelude field, offshore Australia.  The 488-meter-long and 74-meter-wide floating facility left the shipyard in South Korea in late June and reached the Australian waters in late July. It was built by the Technip-Samsung consortium. The […]

  • 31 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Dana Petroleum has replaced all nine mooring chains on its oil production vessel Triton – under budget and ahead of schedule. The project was commissioned to maintain the safety of Dana’s offshore teams and the integrity of the floating, production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO). The replacement will support Triton’s safe operation well into the […]

  • 3 June 2015

    Strainstall, part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has secured a contract with Bluewater Energy Services (Bluewater), a provider of Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessels and Single Point Mooring (SPM) systems, for the provision of its Chain Tension Monitoring System at Total’s Kaombo field, offshore Angola. According to Strainstall, the integrity of FPSO moorings […]

  • 18 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    InterMoor Inc., an Acteon company, has extended its capabilities and service range by becoming the first US-based company to achieve certification under Det Norske Veritas (DNV) 413: Service Suppliers Engaged in Renewal Survey Examination of Mooring Chain Intended for Mobile Offshore Units. This means that InterMoor Inc. can now inspect, certify and recertify mooring chains […]

  • 18 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    InterMoor Inc., an Acteon company, has extended its capabilities and service range by becoming the first US-based company to achieve certification under Det Norske Veritas (DNV) 413: Service Suppliers Engaged in Renewal Survey Examination of Mooring Chain Intended for Mobile Offshore Units. This means that InterMoor Inc. can now inspect, certify and recertify mooring chains […]

  • 31 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Dana Petroleum has replaced all nine mooring chains on its oil production vessel Triton – under budget and ahead of schedule. The project was commissioned to maintain the safety of Dana’s offshore teams and the integrity of the floating, production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO). The replacement will support Triton’s safe operation well into the […]

  • 16 September 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Cooper Energy has decided to cut short its drilling program offshore Australia due to failure of two mooring chains on a Diamond Offshore-owned rig, which was being used for drilling operations.

  • 17 June 2020
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Norwegian diving contractor SubseaPartner has secured a contract from Ocean Installer and Baker Hughes on Vår Energi’s Balder Future project. FPSO Jotun A needs to prepare for docking and overhaul at Rosenberg Worley. A subsea scope consists of removing the remaining risers and mooring chains. It will be performed by manned underwater operations while FPSO […]

  • 22 July 2016
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Norwegian subsea specialist, Ocean Installer, won a turnkey project for the procurement and installation of a spread mooring chain system for a floating storage unit (FSU) in Malta.

  • 11 May 2016
    Equipment, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    The Inpex-operated Ichthys LNG Project has reached a milestone by completing the offshore mooring system pre-lay in the Browse Basin, located off the northern coast of Western Australia. Inpex, a Japanese energy company, said on Wednesday that part of the mooring system for the project has been set up. The 77 kilometer chain and mooring system consists of […]

  • 11 May 2016
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Inpex-operated Ichthys LNG project has seen a completion of the offshore pre-lay of the 77 kilometer chain and cable mooring system in the Browse Basin, off the coast of Western Australia. As part of the mooring system, 49 chains were laid on the seabed in water depths of up to 250 metres and anchored to […]

  • 26 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Suncor Energy reports it has begun its planned maintenance program on the Terra Nova Floating Production, Storage and Offloading facility (FPSO), located approximately 350 kilometres southeast of St. John’s, N.L, Canada. The planned maintenance program is expected to last approximately 11 weeks. As mentioned in Suncor’s second quarter 2013 results, a routine inspection earlier this […]

  • 26 September 2013

    Suncor Energy reports it has begun its planned maintenance program on the Terra Nova Floating Production, Storage and Offloading facility (FPSO), located approximately 350 kilometres southeast of St. John’s, N.L, Canada. The planned maintenance program is expected to last approximately 11 weeks. As mentioned in Suncor’s second quarter 2013 results, a routine inspection earlier this […]

  • 13 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology, Vessels

    Finnish wave energy developer Wello has released a video featuring the recent installation of its Penguin wave energy device at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC).

  • 11 May 2016

    The Inpex-operated Ichthys LNG project completed the offshore pre-lay of the 77-kilometre chain and cable mooring system in the Browse Basin, located off the northern coast of Western Australia.

  • 16 December 2015
    Vessels

    Shell’s Prelude floating LNG facility being built in South Korea has been making strides forward during 2015. During the year, the facility saw the installation of the last of its topside modules while the 17-kilometre long mooring chain weighing nearly 10,500 tons has been completed in Spain. Once completed, the Prelude FLNG will be held […]

  • 5 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Mooreast Asia has secured order to supply the entire 8-point spread mooring system to Offshore Terengganu oilfield in Malaysia. The 8-point spread mooring system consists of Mooreast designed chainstoppers, mooring chains and 15 ton Mooreast MA5P anchors. The respective mooring components will receive full class approval by the classification society according to customer’s specifications. The […]

  • 30 January 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Subsea mooring connector (SMC) equipment supplier, First Subsea, has been awarded the American Bureau of Shipping’s ABS 2009 Approval for specialist subsea mooring connectors. It is the first manufacturer of offshore mooring connectors to achieve this type approval for the design and manufacture of large scale forgings over 500mm in diameter. The ABS 2009 Certification […]

  • 27 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    A new and innovative mooring line monitoring technology, the Inter-M Pulse connects mooring chains together and will monitor and track the in situ tension for each mooring line and transmit the tension data acoustically to the top side control room interface. The Inter-M Pulse is the latest technology in direct in-line tension monitoring solutions. [mappress] […]