Girassol buoy under tension

AuthorsPieter Aalberts
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 85
DateApr 1, 2005
Reading time6 minutes

In early 2004, the Girassol offloading buoy, installed offshore Angola,was equipped with a new mooring arrangement. TOTAL E&P Angola awarded the contract for the Tension Measurement System (TMS) to MARIN T&M. Here is a brief outline of the work involved.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringmeasurements and controldata sciencerenewablesoil and gasinfrastructuremarine systemslife at seamonitoringtrials and monitoringmooring and offloadingfull scale