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Offshore Pipeline Installation Engineering
Vladimir Medio Sentosa Offshore Pipeline Engineer (Installation) SapuraAcergy Sdn. Bhd. August 30, 2010
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Offshore pipeline / installation engineering? 2 | Strength and Depth .

Pipeline? Platform Pipeline Platform 3 | Strength and Depth .

Pipeline? FPS Pipeline Onshore 4 | Strength and Depth .

Main Equipment 5 | Strength and Depth .

• • Conventional laybarge: • Using mooring to keep position • Coverage area up to WD 50-100m Modern laybarge: • Using DP (dynamic positioning) to keep position • Coverage area more than WD 50m 6 | Strength and Depth .

Process Overview • • • • • Start-Up / Initiation Loading and storage Firing Line – Welding – NDT – Field joint coating Tensioning Laydown • Emergency – Abandonment and Recovery 7 | Strength and Depth .

normal laying. T. A/R analysis. trim. Simplified laying criteria – Area: Overbend and Segbend – Check: Stress and Strain Result of analysis is exceed the criteria? – Environmental loads: Hs. tension.Installation Analysis • Installation analysis: – Start up. stinger – Others: buoyancy tank • • 8 | Strength and Depth . laydown – Local buckling check – Fatigue analysis – Free span / bottom roughness Based on DNV OS F101 – Section 12 K300. current – Optimizations: roller setting (barge/stinger).

S-Lay Method 9 | Strength and Depth .

OFFPIPE Software • • Static analysis: – Start up. free span / bottom roughness Dynamic analysis – Normal laying: RAO. A/R analysis. laydown. environment condition 10 | Strength and Depth .

Output OFFPIPE 11 | Strength and Depth .

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sentosa@sapuraacergy.com Desk : +60386572961 Mobile: +60173531041 Alternatively: vladimir.wordpress.Thank you! Vladimir Medio Sentosa Offshore Pipeline Engineer (Installation) vladimir.medio@yahoo.com www.com 13 | Strength and Depth .vladvamphire.