Half Day Seminar “Introduction to Mooring”


A mooring system is made up of a mooring line, anchor and connectors, and is used for station keeping of a ship or floating platform in all water depths. A mooring line connects an anchor on the seabed to a floating structure. During this course an introduction to the different types of mooring systems for offshore floating structures (Floating Production Systems, Semi- Submersible, Tension Leg Platform and Spar) will be presented.

The Seminar will be conducted by Diane Destrez & Tore Hordvik, Mooring & Hydrodynamics Engineer, DNV Deepwater Technology Centre, Region South East Asia and Pacific.

The seminar will be held as follows:

Place : Lecture Theatre 1, Block E07, Faculty Of Mechanical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.
Date : 27th November 2013 (Wednesday)
Time: 2.00—5.00pm
*(Light Refreshment is Provided )

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