Fuel consumption and emission predictions: application to a DP–FPSO concept

AuthorsAlbert B. Aalbers, L. de Vries and H. van Vugt
Conference/JournalDynamic Positioning Conference 2006
DateNov 17, 2006

In the present paper a method to predict the fuel consumption and emission of a DP-vesselis presented and the results of an application are shown, comparing a passively moored FPSO and a DP-FPSO concept for the Gulf of Mexico.

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