Ocean Engineering Equipment and Technology ›› 2014, Vol. 1 ›› Issue (3): 189-194.

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Review of Single-Point Mooring System of FPSO

Jian-hui XIE, Liao-quan YANG   

  1. COOEC Subsea Technology Co.,Ltd., Shenzhen, Guangdong 518067,China
  • Received:2014-08-20 Online:2014-09-20 Published:2016-03-30


We summarize the single-point mooring systems of floating production storage and offloading system (FPSO). The review covers catenary anchor leg mooring system, single anchor leg mooring, soft yoke mooring system, external turret mooring system, and internal turret mooring system. In the end, the application prospects of FPSO for domestic deepwater oil and gas resources development are given.

Key words: floating production storage and offloading system, single-point mooring system, soft yoke mooring system, internal turret mooring system

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