Lankhorst to supply mooring spread for Brazil FPSO

Offshore staff

QUEIMADOS, Brazil -- SOFEC has contracted Lankhorst Euronete Brazil (LEB) to provide the polyester mooring lines for the FPSO Cidade de Itaguaí MV26.

This will be deployed in 4Q 2015 in 2,240 m (7,349 ft) of water on the Iracema Norte area of the BM-S-11 block, 300 km (186 mi) south of Rio de Janeiro.

The vessel will have capacity to process 150,000 b/d of oil and 280 MMcf/d of gas, and a storage capacity of 1-6 MMb/d of fluids.

LEB will supply around 75,000 m (246,062 ft) of mooring lines based on its Cabral 512 technology, with 1,200-ton minimum breaking load.


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