TITLE

The shape of things to come

AUTHOR(S)
Furlow, William
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Offshore;Aug2002, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the relatively large number of designs of deepwater drilling and production facilities. Reasons for the large number of designs; High cost of model testing on a new design; Number of related technologies under development that could substantially reduce the topside loads on deepwater production facilities; Benefits of automation.
ACCESSION #
7235995

 

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