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Shell "Brutus"

Client: Shell
Other Partners:

Tension Leg Platform
2,985feet (910meters) water depth
5 deck modules, open truss frame design

Project Team:
W.H. Linder & Associates (Engineering)
J. Ray McDermott (Shipyard)
Bay, Ltd (Piping Subcontractor)
Gulf Marine Fabricators (Hull-Deck Integration)

Amelia, LA USA (onshore)
Corpus Christi, TX USA (integration)
Green Canyon 158 (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, seawater, open drains
7,300feet (2,225meters) of piping, up to 14" (350NB)
200psig (13.8bar) design, 300psig (20.7bar) hydrotest
ABS- and USCG-type approved products.

FIBERBOND® selected after good performance on Mars, Ram-Powell & Ursa
Applications extended to open drains
Installed warranty on entire system
Operating since 2001