Four decades of DP innovation at Transocean

Conference/JournalMARIN Report 99
DateApr 26, 2010
Reading time9 minutes

Gurbachan Singh Virk, a Transocean Consultant and formerly Manager of Engineering, Global Marine Drilling Company, has a wealth of experience in the offshore industry and although he hies away from the idea, he is known as one of the world's Dynamic Positioning specialists. Gurbachan talks to Report about innovations the market has seen over the last four decades and how he sees the future of DP and DP drillship.

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manoeuvring and nautical studieswaves, impacts and hydrostructuraldynamic positioningoil and gasloads and responses