Skip to main content
Oil and gas

Jumbo transports FPSO modules

By October 14, 2015April 4th, 2022No Comments

Jumbo transports
FPSO modules


Home » Jumbo transports FPSO modules

Heavy Lift Vessel (HLV) Fairplayer just arrived in Brazil, carrying three FPSO modules for its client Estaleiros Do Brasil (EBR). The large and heavy FPSO modules were loaded in Thailand and will be discharged in Soa Jose do Norte, Brazil. Fairplayer is especially fit for this job because of its lifting capabilities and large flush working deck.

Efficient operations
The FPSO modules measure approximately 22 x17, 5 x 30m and the heaviest module weighs about 1,000t. Jumbo engineers offered technical solutions for stowage, deck strength and lifting height in order to lift and transport all modules in one efficient journey.

Project Manager Boudewijn van der Garden states:

“Fairplayer is made for operations like this. The measurements of the modules provided an optimum use of our vessel’s lifting capacity. We applied special lifting gear and a rigging design to meet the specific loading requirements for the modules. In addition we also modified the transportation beams into suitable load spreaders. A versatile vessel like Fairplayer enables us to provide tailor made solutions for our clients.”

A dedicated Jumbo team attended the loading operation in Laem Chabang and is also present in Brazil in order to ensure a smooth discharge operation.

Related projects

Oil and gas
December 14, 2015

Jumbo transports 16 piles for the prelude field

LNG PROJECT Jumbo transports 16 piles for the prelude field   JUMBO JUBILEE & FAIRPARTNER | NORTH WEST AUSTRALIA With the development of the Prelude field (Nort West Australia), Shell…
Oil and gas
July 31, 2015

Jumbo Jubilee transports 44m high vertical lay system

OIL AND GAS PROJECT Jumbo jubilee transports 44m high vertical lay system JUBILEEIn the beginning of July 2015, MV Jumbo Jubilee safely completed the transportation of a 876t Vertical Lay…
Close Menu