05-12-2006

Richsea Oil Tanker Convert to FPSO

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Client: CNOOC Energy Technology & Service Co.

Richsea Oil Carrier measures 148 meters in length, 24.6 meters in width and has a 13.7 meter draft. It was chosen by CNOOC Energy Technology & Service Company for conversion to FPSO service in marginal oil fields in Bohai Bay.  Whale Offshore was selected to provide front-end design for the topsides module layout and structure, process system, mooring system and electrical power system.