FPSO Gimboa

  • OPERATING INANGOLA
  • MAXIMUM OIL PRODUCTION 60,000 Barrels of Oil Per Day
  • MAXIMUM GAS PRODUCTION 36.8 Million standard cubic feet per day
  • FIELD OF ACTIVITYFloaters

Floating Production Storage and Offloading Unit

GENERAL

Vessel name: FPSO Gimboa

Former vessel name: T/T Magdelaine

Flag: Bahamas

Classification: ABS, A1 FPSO

Year built: 1977

Shipyard built: IHI in Kure, Japan

Year converted: 2007-2008

Conversion yard: Dubai Dry Docks, U.A.E.

 

HULL

Overall length: 337 m

Extreme breadth: 54.5 m

Moulded depth: 27 m

Loaded draught: 21 m

Deadweight: 273,777 mt

Engine rating: steam turbine boilers at 87,000 kg/hr each

Transit speed: 17 knots (as tanker), after conversion 10 knots

 

ACCOMODATION AND SAFETY

No. of berths: 100

Operating crew: 50

MOORING SYSTEM

Type: 12 - legs spread mooring

Leg composition: polyester/chain

Anchors: suction piles

 

PROCESS CAPACITY

Max. oil prod.: 60,000 bopd

Water production: 60,000 bwpd

Desulphated water injection: 60,000 bwpd

Max. gas prod.: 36.8 mm scfd

Max. gas flare: 1.49 mm scmd max. continuous 3.14 mm scmd peak emergency

Gas compression: 20 mm scfd

Flare type: low and high pressure-ignition type

 

POWER GENERATION

2 steam turbine driven generators 14 MW each

 

STORAGE TANKS

Crude storage: 1,800,000 bbls

Slop tanks: 108,000 bbls