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Drydocks wins deal with Orwell for Turret fabrication

DUBAI, May 14, 2015

Drydocks World, a leading provider of maritime and offshore services to the shipping, oil, gas and energy sectors, has secured a contract from Orwell Offshore to fabricate an external Turret for FPSO Layang, as part of its expansion plans in constructing Turret mooring systems.

The Drydocks World team will play an integral role in facilitating project completion during this fast track project expected to be delivered in the first quarter of next year, said a statement.

The technical expertise and innovative solutions at Drydocks World have successfully delivered similar external turrets for FPSO’s and FSRU’s.

The external turret for Orwell Offshore will deliver significant improvements in operational effectiveness and weathervaning capabilities on FPSO Layang, enabling FPSO operations in water depths of up to 90m.

Drydocks World has constructed massive scale projects for world renowned offshore companies, demonstrating the yards vast fabrication capacity while ensuring excellence in safety and quality.  

As one of the few worldwide specialists capable of constructing such large complex Turret Mooring Systems, Drydocks World has the proven expertise with four turrets previously delivered.

With the completion of the final module for the world's largest turret approaching, Drydocks World has created a name for the company in successful offshore fabrication, said the statement.

Constructing this turret for Orwell offshore is a milestone in marking the next phase of turret development at Drydocks World and we look forward to working with Orwell Offshore again, it added. - TradeArabia News Service

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