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Shell "Ursa"

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

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)

Amelia, LA USA (onshore)
Caracas Bay, Curacao (integration)
Mississippi Canyon 810 (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, 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.

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