The new-build VPU – featuring a double-skinned hull – is designed to be extremely operationally efficient whilst also minimising emissions and satisfying all current maritime legislation. Amplus can offer the VPU’s with either Spread Mooring or Turret Mooring to ensure maximum station-keeping, safety, integrity and reliability.
Low Cost Spread Moored VPU, all the Amplus VPU options are sized to meet the specific client requirements with a large side mounted Riser Porch, which can support Multi-Riser and Control Umbilical requirements in a range of water depths.
The Turret Mooring System uses a Dis-connectable Moored Turret Buoy, which can support Multi-Riser and Control Umbilical requirements in a range of water depths. The Moored Turret Buoy and Riser system can be installed off the Project “Critical Path” ensuring the VPU can be connected and ready to commence operations within a few hours of arriving in the field.
Purpose designed low-cost hulls
Minimises CAPEX spend
Extremely cost-effective OPEX costs
Spread moored and turret moored options available
Flexibility to move field-to-field or regionally on Turret Moored options
A full range of vessel storage capacities available to meet different requirements
Minimises mobilisation/demobilisation costs as the Turret Buoy and Risers can be installed and/or removed from the project’s critical path on the turret moored option
Improved safety on turret moored option. Turret Buoy and Riser System can be pre-installed prior to the Full Field Production Vessel arriving in the field