Archive for tag: North Sea

 

The voyage of the Goliat FPSO from Korea to Norway-VIDEO


22:52, 27 Март 2015

On 14 February 2015 the floating platform FPSO (Floating and Production Storage Offloading Unit) destined to operate at the Goliat oilfield in the Barents Sea left from its construction yard in Ulsan in Korea on board the Dockwise Vanguard, a semi-submergible vessel and the only one of its kind in the world. The Sevan 1000-type FPSO is the largest and most sophisticated cylindrical production and storage plant in the world and has been constructed using the most...


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Troll A Platform, The Tallest Construction ever


14:43, 02 Април 2015

The Troll A platform is a condeep offshore natural gas platform in the Troll gas field off the west coast of Norway. It is the tallest construction that has ever been moved to another position, relative to the surface of the Earth, and is among the largest and most complex engineering projects in history. The platform was a televised sensation when it was towed into the North Sea in 1996, where it is now operated by Statoil....


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