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The general improvement in the specification of anchor handling vessels has been an important factor in enabling drilling rigs to operate in deeper and deeper waters. The author discusses the requirement posed for high horsepower anchor handling equipment. He notes some of the problems involved in deep water anchor handling and ways of dealing with these problems.

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    • Journal article; deep water anchor handling
  • Authors:
    • Gibson, V
  • Publication Date: 1988-9-29

Media Info

  • Pagination: 1 p.
  • Serial:
    • Fairplay
    • Volume: 307
    • Issue Number: No.5477
    • Publisher: Lloyd's Register-Fairplay
    • ISSN: 0307-0220

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00656023
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM