Semisubmersible vessel moves spar across Atlantic

05/04/1998
One of the hull sections for the Genesis spar production structure is shown being loaded onto a semisubmersible heavy-lift vessel in Pori, FInland. The sections were transported to near Corpus Christi, Tex., for assembly. A semisubmersible, heavy-lift vessel carried the two main hull sections of the Genesis spar production structure from Pori, Finland, to near Corpus Christi, Tex., in two consecutive voyages. The sections were hauled on Dockwise N.V.'s vessel, Transshelf. The Aker Rauma Offshore yard in Pori was the construction site, and the sections will be assembled together at the Aker Gulf Marine yard at Corpus Christi. Both Atlantic crossings were m...
read-story

Why Register?

Non-subscribers can only view whitepapers by providing name, home and email address, phone number and other information and comment on/rate articles.

Why Subscribe?

Oil & Gas Journal subscribers with login credentials can access these premium features of OGJ Online:

  • Current Issue – an html version of the current week's issue of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • Past Issues – An Electronic OGJ Archive. A keyword-searchable archive of all issues of Oil & Gas Journal dating back to 1990; also searchable by issue date.
  • Market Journal – a weekly round-up of the oil and gas markets, with observations from leading analysts.
  • Editor's Perspective – a short article of insight and opinion by the Editor of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Industry Stats – quick access to current industry statistics from Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Survey Downloads - quick access to exclusive reports from Oil & Gas Journal.

 

Subscriber Help or Subscribe

Oil & Gas Journal Subscribers: Have your subscription number (from the mailing label on the cover of your Oil & Gas Journal) and e-mail address ready to set up your online account through Customer Service Assistant.

If you're not an Oil & Gas Journal subscriber, start a subscription and gain access to the subscriber areas of OGJ Online now.

Stay Connected