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topside

a. the part of a ship's sides above the waterline
b. the parts of a ship above decks
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Over the last number of years Boskalis through its subsidiary Dockwise, has played a critical role in the transportation of the Aasta Hansteen SPAR from South Korea to Norway and the topside installation.
Once the topsides are cut free of the rig legs, the platforms will be transferred to Teesside, where they will be scrapped in a custom-built yard near Hartlepool.
But the primary target of Pioneering Spirit will be removing topsides much heavier than 10,000 tonnes--up to 48,000 tonnes--and jackets that weigh up to 25,000 tonnes.
Rahim Tabrizi said construction of the two topsides is nearly complete.
Heavy-lifting vessel the Allseas Pieter Schelte will transport three platform topsides and a 138m steel platform jacket from the Brent field - more than 100 miles North-east of Scotland - to Hartlepool.
The heavy lift was part of the mating operation of the topsides with the substructure.
Engineering, construction and services company, KBR (NYSE:KBR) has been selected by Subsea 7 for the topsides design for the Chevron Lianzi development project in a unitised offshore zone in Africa between Congo and Angola, it reported on Thursday.
International Resource News-April 30, 2012--Wood Group Mustang, receives topsides detailed engineering and procurement support from Samsung Heavy Industries Co.
18 May 2011 - Norwegian oil major Statoil ASA (OSL: STL) said today it awarded South Korea's Samsung Heavy Industries Co Ltd (SEO: 010140) the building of the topsides for its Valemon platform offshore Norway for some NOK2.
Trelleborg's products -- leg mating units (LMUs), deck support units, sway and surge fenders -- make a valuable contribution to the float-over method of installing the topsides of offshore oil and gas platforms from a barge.
The scope of work includes the hull and marine conversion, upgrading of accommodation, fabrication and installation of a flare tower, helideck, spread-mooring system and topside module supports, and part of the topsides modules installation.
TOFCO of Trinidad, a subcontractor, fabricate the topsides in Trinidad.