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Murphy Oil "Front Runner"

Client: Murphy Oil
Other Partners: 37.5% Dominion Oil, 25.0% Spinnaker Exploration

Details:
Truss Spar
3,100feet (945meters) water depth

Project Team:
McDermott Engineering (Engineering)
Gulf Island Fabrication (Shipyard)
J. Ray McDermott Middle East (Hull)
J. Ray McDermott (Offshore Integration)

Installation:
Houma, LA USA (onshore)
Dubai, U.A.E. (spar-onshore)
Green Canyon 338 (offshore)

FIBERBOND® Scope:
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
6,300feet (1,920meters) of piping, up to 18" (450NB)
ABS- and USCG-type approved products
200psig (13.8bar) design, 300psig (20.7bar) hydrotest

Highlights:
FIBERBOND® selected after success on Medusa
Installed warranty on entire system
Operating since 2004