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BP "Thunder Horse"

Client: BP
Other Partners: 25.0% ExxonMobil

6,050feet (1,840meters) water depth
3 modules, 3 main deck levels

Project Team:
Mustang Engineering (Engineering)
J. Ray McDermott (Shipyard)
Harmony (Piping Subcontractor)
Kiewit Offshore Services (Module Integration)

Amelia, LA and Corpus Christi, TX USA (onshore)
Mississippi Canyon 778 (offshore)

Replacement of failed Bondstrand piping
Supply of materials
Shop prefabrication
Site installation including FRP welding
Installation of supports, installation of flanges, and commissioning assistance

Systems Selected for FIBERBOND®:
Firewater deluge
2,300feet (700meters) of piping, up to 10" (250NB)
ABS- and USCG-type approved products
200psig (13.8bar) design, 300psig (20.7bar) hydrotest

Installed warranty on entire system
Bondstrand piping removed after 250psig system leaked at test pressures as low as 150psig
FIBERBOND® successfully passed 300psig hydrotest
Largest offshore oil rig in the world
Operating since 2004