SOFEC completes engineering, supply and delivery of mooring system
MODEC, Inc. (“MODEC”) has announced that SOFEC, Inc. (“SOFEC”), a MODEC Group company, has completed the Engineering, Supply and Delivery of Mooring System (Chains & Anchors) contract for PETRONAS Floating LNG 1 (L) Ltd (“PFLNG1”), the company said in its release.
This project included the engineering, supply and delivery of the replacement mooring legs and anchors for the external turret system. The PFLNG Satu has an external turret moored system that was designed to be moored in a water depth ranging from 70 to 200 meters. In March 2019, PFLNG1 relocated its PFLNG Satu vessel to the Kebabangan cluster field, offshore Sabah in Malaysia, which is located 90 kilometers northwest of Kota Kinabalu in 120 meters water depth. It was previously operating in the Kumang cluster field, offshore Sarawak in 75 meters water depth.
SOFEC is a leader in engineering and construction of Single Point Mooring and Spread Mooring solutions. SOFEC Mooring Solutions include a broad range of applications for tanker based floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO / FSO) systems installed in water depths ranging from shallow to ultra-deep.