The Monitas System for the Glas Dowr FPSO

AuthorsAalberts, P., Cammen J. van der, Kaminski, M.
Conference/JournalOffshore Technology Conference, Houston, Texas, USA 2010
DateMay 1, 2010

The paper is one of five papers about the Advisory Monitoring System (AMS) for controlling the fatigue lifetime consumption of FPSO hulls. The system has been developed within the Monitas Joint Industry Project (JIP) and is referred to as the Monitas system. The name Monitas stands for Monitoring Advisory System. The paper describes the Monitas system developed, installed and running for two years on-board the Glas Dowr FPSO operated by Bluewater Energy Services (BES) at the Sable field, offshore South Africa.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringwaves, impacts and hydrostructuralrenewablesoil and gasinfrastructuremarine systemslife at seamonitoringtrials and monitoringfatigueoffshore engineering