Offshore Activity

Mitsui’s new FPSO hull concept gets approval in principle

mitJapan’s Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding (MES) has obtained a Bureau Veritas approval in principle (AIP) for the new generation noah-FPSO Hull and associated design and construction methods.

Mitsui said on Thursday that the AIP by Bureau Veritas follows approval from the American Bureau of Shipping and that it provided assurance of the feasibility and reliability of the noah-FPSO Hull design.

The noah-FPSO Hull is a next generation floating production, storage, and offloading platform. The “noah” part in the name stands for “New Offshore Adapted Hull”.


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