A SUBSEA PRODUCING AND SINGLE POINT MOORING SYSTEM

A subsea producing and single point mooring system includes a submerged storage tank anchored in the marine bottom, a tether pipe attached to the tank and extending vertically at least to the surface of the water, a floating terminal fastened to the upper end of the pipe, a device communicating between the tank and the terminal and supported at least in part by the tether pipe, and a device for conducting the material from the terminal to a vessel.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • U.S. Patent Classification No. C1.141/387.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Mobil Oil Corporation

    Paulsboro, NJ  USA  08066
  • Authors:
    • Manning, W F
  • Publication Date: 1970-7-7

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00056636
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Petroleum Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Patent
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 22 1974 12:00AM