Pipelines are an essential part of the development of offshore oil & gas fields to enable to production and transport of crude oil and/or natural gas hence the important role of the Pipelay Vessels (PLV’s) in laying the required pipelines, flowlines and trunklines.
Pipelay can be divided in several methods such as:
Pipelay barges are usually utilized in shallow water and pipelay performed with the barge on anchors.
Pipelay Vessels types
Pipelay vessels are either a:
PLV’s can operate in shore approaches, inland waters, shallow water, deepwater depending of their draft and propulsion mode.
Some pipelay vessels are also equipped with pipe burying equipment, where the pipe is buried below the seabed to protect it from damages.
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