Kaombo FPSO

Under the contract, the Shipyard is responsible for the conversion of 2 Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCCs) sister ships into 2 turret-moored FPSOs for the Kaombo project located in offshore Angola, approximately 150 km from the coast.

Major works also include refurbishment of the VLCCs, construction engineering, the fabrication of flare, helideck, upper turret and access structure, integration of the topsides modules (which will be fabricated at Saipem's Indonesian Yard) and lower turret components, and pre-commissioning of the FPSOs. The two converted FPSO units, owned by Total, will each have an oil treating capacity of 115,000 barrels per day, a water injection capacity of 200,000 barrels per day, a 100 million scfd gas compression capacity and a storage capacity of 1.7 million barrels of oil.

ROCKWOOL TECHNICAL INSULATION is supplying SeaRox SL 620 & SeaRox SL740 fire and comfort insulation.

Year 2015
Owner Total (30%), Sonangol Pesquisa & Produção (30%), China Sonangol Petroleum (20%), Esso (15%), and Galp (5%).
Engineer Saipem SA
Country Singapore
City / Region Singapore
Sector Offshore
Segment FPSO
Application Fire and comfort insulation
Product type SeaRox SL 620 and SeaRox SL 740.
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