Revised: July 18, 2005 (update page to css)
(Original posting: June 23, 2002)
North Sea Shuttle Tanker Knock Sallie
You may obtain a high resolution (about 330KB file size) version of the overall view inside the BLS.
You may obtain a high resolution (about 290KB file size) version of the transfer coupling.
You may obtain a high resolution (about 450KB file size) version of the view looking aft from the BLS platform.
Gulf of Thailand - Benchamas/Tantawan Field
You may obtain a overall view (about 54KB file size) of FPSO Tantawan Explorer.
Looking forward, with the prover in the foreground. You may obtain a higher resolution photo. (file size about 260KB)
Looking aft from the turret, with the export compressors in the foreground. You may obtain a higher resolution photo. (file size about 330KB)
View inside the turret.
Helicopter platform and fire-fighting equipment.
Looking aft near the helicopter platform of the export hose trailing aft. You may obtain a higher resolution photo. (file size about 120KB)
You may obtain an overall view (about 117KB file size) of FSO Benchamas Explorer.
Export tanker approaches for offtake from FSO.
After deck is readied for offtake - hawser is stored. You may obtain an overall view (about 105KB file size) of Benchamas after deck, with instrumented mooring bit.
......... messenger line is readied on the after deck.
You may obtain a high resolution photo (about 147KB file size) of prover (or metering skid) located on deck just forward of the CCR.
Cargo flows through the prover to the offtake line.....
..... the Emergency Shut-down valve for export. You may obtain a high resolution photo (about 58KB file size) of ESD.
..... and the ESD is visible in the background, with export tanker on the hawser and cargo transfer underway.
A section of the floating hose.
FPSO Anasuria - Teal and Guilimont Field
You may obtain an overall view (about 117KB file size) of FPSO Anasuria.
Control Room showing the Process Schematic along the port bulkhead.
Three panels of the Process Schematic.
..... click on each panel for large version - Left panel Center panel Right panel.
..... click on each panel for even larger version showing details - Left panel Center panel Right panel.
The large panels are about 40KB files, while the detailed panels are about 350KB.
Shuttle Tanker for Gulf of Mexico Lightering Zone
Renfrew approaching terminal.
At the terminal, looking forward. Note the loading "elephant" on the port side.
Close-up view of the lightering loading arm, called the "elephant." Also note the davit mounted fenders for lightering.