MARIN tackles the problems of open moonpools on drillships

AuthorsFrans Kremer
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 93
DateApr 1, 2008
Reading time3 minutes

When looking at drillships two major features stand out: firstly they need to be able to hold position on a particular spot and secondly, they have to move speedily from one place to another. But both of these actions can potentially be hindered by a moonpool.

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