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Kerr McGee "Nansen"

Client: Kerr McGee
Other Partners: 50% Ocean Energy

Truss Spar, 90-foot diameter hull
3,678feet (1,120meters) water depth

Project Team:
Mustang Engineering (Engineering)
J. Ray McDermott (Shipyard)
Spars International (Spar Design)

Amelia, LA USA (onshore)
East Breaks 602 (offshore)

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

Systems Selected for FIBERBOND®:
Firewater, firewater deluge, seawater
5,400feet (1,646meters) of piping, up to 12" (300NB)
ABS- and USCG-type approved products
200psig (13.8bar) design, 300psig (20.7bar) hydrotest

FIBERBOND® selected for 1st truss spar
Installed warranty on entire system
Operating since 2001