Back-to-back flowline bundles targeted for remote subsea fields

Beckman, Jeremy
February 1998
Offshore;Feb98, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p48
Trade Publication
Focuses on Rockwater's manufacture of towed flowline bundles aimed at remote subsea oil fields. Rockwater's supply of packages to Shell's Gannet E/F project; Rockwater's installation of bundles at Asgard's mid-Norway-based operations; Potential need for Rockwater to improve insulation properties of bundles. INSET: How the controlled depth tow technique works..


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