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Mooring Systems - Spread Mooring

FPSO Kizomba B - Angola

SOFEC was responsible for the design and analysis of the Kizomba B FPSO spread mooring system. The supply of the off-vessel equipment (wire, chain, piles) as well as the installation of the system was once again the responsibility of the EPC3 installation contractor.

The SOFEC spread mooring system is DnV classed.

General Description
Location: Kizomba B Field, Block 15, Angola
Client Name: Esso Exploration Angola (Block 15) Ltd.
Contract Awarded: March  2003
Installation Date: April 2005
Water Depth: 1,016m (3,332ft)
Tanker Size: 375,000 dwt
First Oil: May 2005
Vessel Type: FPSO
Storage Capacity: 2,200,000 bbls
Region: Africa
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