Aker Solutions to perform Peregrino field mooring, installation

Maersk FPSOs has awarded Aker Solutions a contract to perform mooring installation work at the Peregrino field offshore Brazil.

Offshore staff

OSLO -- Maersk FPSOs has awarded Aker Solutions a contract to perform mooring installation work at the Peregrino field offshore Brazil. The contract is the first marine installation job for Aker Solutions in the region.

Scope of work comprises planning and installation of an APL submerged turret production (STP) buoy with mooring system. The STP buoy will be moored in approximately 100 m (328 ft) water depth using ten mooring lines with 90-metric-ton (99-ton) piles, heavy chain, and wire. Mooring components will be delivered by Maersk FPSOs, with operations scheduled for the fourth quarter.

07/08/2009

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