Technip, SHI to jointly design semisubmersible production platform

Offshore staff

HOUSTON Technip USA and Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) have agreed to jointly design a low motion, semisubmersible production platform. The agreement also covers joint design and delivery of topsides for the semisubmersible systems.

The hull is to be based on Technip’s Heave and VIM Suppressed semisubmersible and the details design and fabrication package will align with SHI’s yard capacities.

Technip says the aim of the joint design effort is to lead to compressed design and delivery of world-class production systems to meet operators’ demands for shorter schedules.


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