FPSO positioning simulation for SAIPEM SA

AuthorsFreek Verkerk
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 93
DateApr 1, 2008
Reading time3 minutes

Total Upstream Nigeria Limited, which is developing the AKPO Field Offshore Nigeria, awarded SAIPEM SA the installation of the FPSO. This FPSO will be positioned within OML 130, some 200 Km south of Port Harcourt, in water depths ranging from 1250m to 1480m. As a preparation of offshore installation, SAIPEM asked MARIN to carry out positioning simulation for its AKPO FPSO.

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manoeuvring and nautical studiesstability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringcfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiestime-domain simulationsdynamic positioningrenewablesoil and gasinfrastructuremooring and offloadingsimulation