offshore mooring

offshore mooring

[′ȯf¦shȯr ′mür·iŋ]
(civil engineering)
An anchorage serving an area for which it is not considered feasible or cost-effective to construct a dock or provide a protected harbor, and providing equipment to which ships can attach mooring lines.
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The rule changes cover a spectrum of boating and ocean recreation uses, such as: commercial use and parking permits and fees; commercial marine operations and tours, anchoring or mooring outside of a designated offshore mooring area, reporting of accidents or vessel ownership (and registration) changes; operation of power-driven vessels and recreational thrillcraft, authorization to hold a regatta, marine parade, boat race or exhibition; and restrictions pertaining to specific marine waters; use of vessel as principal place of habitation or vacation site; marine toilets; sleeping or camping, and serving, sale and consumption of liquor.
4m barrels of crude oil storage capacity consisting of 19 tanks, plus a set of pipelines including marine pipes and an offshore mooring facility.
UKPRwire, Thu May 21 2015] This market research study analyzes the Offshore Mooring System Market on a global level, and provides estimates in terms of revenue (USD billion) from 2015 to 2021.
With the largest global inventory of offshore mooring equipment, Acteon also provides global inventory management with rapid delivery.
Under the build, operate a transfer (BOT) method, development of the port includes the extension, modernisation and operation for 35 years of the existing port with two major components -- a cruise harbour with a new terminal and an offshore mooring jetty, and a commercial port for local business.
8, 2013, dislodged an offshore power barge, owned by government corporation Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management (PSALM) from its offshore mooring, which then slammed into the coastline of Estancia town, causing damage to the barge's fuel container which then leaked oil into the sea and coastline of Estancia town.
The Premier League outfit have been boosted after Aberdeen-based offshore mooring firm Intermoor injected a five-figure sum.
Baghdad -- Iraq, seeking to maximise crude oil exports, opened the first of four planned offshore mooring facilities in the Arabian Gulf and intends by March to add 200,000 barrels a day to its capacity for loading tankers there.
BASRA: Iraq, seeking to maximise crude oil exports, opened the first of four planned offshore mooring facilities in the Gulf and intends by March to add 200,000 barrels a day to its capacity for loading tankers there.
The pipeline includes a 14 km offshore section, terminal stations, oil storage tanks, and offshore mooring devices.
11 February 2011 - Norwegian industrial group Scana Industrier ASA (OSL: SCI) said today it has won contracts for a total of NOK30m to supply moulded components for offshore mooring systems in the USA.
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