Stay Connected

Hamworthy wins Tupi floater pump order

Offshore staff

RIO DE JANEIRO -- Gusto has contracted Hamworthy to supply seawater lift and electric fire pumps for the Cidade de Paraty FPSO, due for delivery to Petrobras in 2013.

SBM Offshore, Gusto’s parent company, will operate the floater on Petrobras’ behalf in the Tupi Nordeste development in the Santos basin pre-salt area, under a 20-year lease agreement.

The hull is under construction at Keppel Shipyard, and will be transported to Brazil for topside conversion.
Hamworthy’s scope of delivery, which will be supplied from the company’s manufacturing facility in Singapore by next April, comprises three dry mounted seawater lift, electrically driven heavy duty C42BB pumps, to be installed in the FPSO’s pump room, and two electrically driven C22BA firewater pumps for installation in the engine room.

Recently, the company’s Danish arm, Hamworthy Svanehøj, introduced a new range of combined sea water lift and fire pumps.

The deepwell seawater lifting pumps and fire pumps in the “DWS” range in capacity from 700 cu m/hr (24,720 cu ft/hr) to 1,700 cu m/hr (60,035 cu ft/hr). The pumps are driven by a dry mounted, explosion-proof electric motor.

10/12/2010

Related Articles

CSA Ocean Sciences awarded Gulf of Mexico BOEM contract

Nov 22, 2013 The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management has awarded CSA Ocean Sciences a contract for conducting measurements and modeling of the underwater pressure waves produced during explosive well decommission...

Aker Solutions to sell well-intervention services business to EQT

Nov 22, 2013

Aker Solutions has agreed to sell its well-intervention services business to EQT, a Swedish private equity fund, for NOK 4 billion ($658 million).

Trending News

Oil & Gas UK comments on Scottish referendum result

Sep 19, 2014

In light of the “No” vote in the Scottish referendum, Oil & Gas UK says that it looks forward to continuing working closely with both the UK and Scottish governments toward the shared ambition of maximizing economic recovery of the UK’s offshore oil and gas resource.

Searcher Seismic begins 2D survey offshore Philippines

Sep 19, 2014

Searcher Seismic, in cooperation with the Philippines Department of Energy, and in conjunction with SeaBird Exploration, has begun its Mialara 2D seismic survey, east of Palawan in the Philippines.

FPSO Petrojarl Knarr arrives in Norway

Sep 19, 2014

The FPSO Petrojarl Knarr left South Korea and has successfully arrived in Norway.

Petrobras inks deal for Libra FPSO

Sep 19, 2014

Petroleo Brasileiro SA ( Petrobras) will sign a contract to build and lease a floating production ship for the Libra project.  

EMGS secures new survey work in Norwegian Sea

Sep 19, 2014

Earlier this month, Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS) secured an agreement from Statoil Petroleum AS for its services in the Norwegian Sea. EMGS has now received a new contract from another oil and gas company worth $1 million for acquisition of 3D EM data in a nearby area.

  Offshore
Digital Magazine
Look Inside
Cover
Current Issue

Oil & Gas Jobs

View more Job Listings >>