World's deepest TLP becomes MARIN's 9,000th test model!

AuthorsBas Buchner
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 100
DateAug 26, 2010
Reading time3 minutes

In Spring 2010, the world deepest TLP (5,187 ft) was tested at MARIN for Chevron U.S.A. Inc. and FloaTEC. The 'Big Foot' TLP represents MARIN's 9,000th test model since the maritime research institute opened in 1932.

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waves, impacts and hydrostructuraloil and gas