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Shell "Ursa"

Client: Shell
Other Partners: 23% BP, 13% ConocoPhillips, 13% ExxonMobil

Details:
Tension Leg Platform
4,000feet (1,220meters) water depth
6 deck modules

Project Team:
W.H. Linder & Associates (Engineering)
J. Ray McDermott (Shipyard)
Bay, Ltd (Piping Subcontractor)

Installation:
Amelia, LA USA (onshore)
Caracas Bay, Curacao (integration)
Mississippi Canyon 810 (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, seawater, waterflood (future), open drains
3,200feet (975meters) of piping, up to 14" (350NB)
200psig (13.8bar) design, 300psig (20.7bar) hydrotest
ABS- and USCG-type approved products.

Highlights:
FIBERBOND® selected after good performance on Mars & Ram-Powell
Applications extended to open drains
Installed warranty on entire system
Operating since 1998