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NAM – L13-FI-1 Monotower Platform

Vageri is responsible for the E&I installation on the Monotower Platform L13-FI-1. The design was a copy of the existing L09-FA. The produced gas is exported via a 12" pipeline to the K15-FA-1 platform. The platform is self-sufficient in energy consumption through a series of solar panels and two wind turbines. As a result, the diesel generator is no [...]

Edvard Grieg SRU, Siemens

March 2014, Vageri completed the E&I activities for an SRU module for the Edvard Grieg project at the Mercon site in Gorinchem. Commissioned by Lundin Norway AS, Kvaerner is currently building the Edvard Grieg platform. This platform will eventually be placed in water of 109 m deep at about 180 km west of Stavanger in Norway. First Oil is [...]

Montrose BLP Platform, Talisman

Talisman Sinopec Energy has awarded Heerema, in Zwijndrecht, the contract for the construction of the 8,500 ton Montrose BLP platform intended for the Montrose field in the British sector of the North Sea. The platform will have a length of 75 meters, a width of 44 meters and a height of 40 meters. A (walkway bridge will eventually connect [...]

Pioneering Spirit (formerly: Pieter Schelte), Allseas

Allseas is currently finalizing their 'multi purpose vessel' the Pioneering Spirit in Korea. Once complete, the Pioneering Spirit will be 382 meters long and 124 meters wide (!). It is a so-called dynamically positioned (DP) vessel that can be used for the installation, but also for the removal of complete offshore platforms (topsides lift capacity 48,000 tonnes!) In addition, [...]

Draugen ALQ

Early in the morning of Friday, September 20, 2013, a project built by Vageri, departed from Rotterdam to the Norwegian North Sea. The installation at sea has also been successfully completed. This time it was an extension of a crew residence (ALQ) for the Shell Draugen Platform. Draugen is an oil platform from Norske shell that has been in production [...]

Riffgat Project

February 2013, another successful Vageri project was completed. At the Hollandia shipyard in Krimpen a/d IJssel a 2.000 ton heavy Transformer Platform was built for the Riffgat Offshore Windmill Park. This Windmill Park is located about 15 km north of the island of Borkum in the German Wadden Sea in a water depth of about 20 meters. It contains [...]

Power Modules Gaz de France

Around the end of February, three so-called Power Modules and an HVAC module for Gaz de France were commissioned by Hertel and fully tested at Hertel at the former Verolme yard in Ridderkerk. Several of these modules have been built by Vageri in collaboration with Hertel in the past, Gaz de France Netherlands has again chosen the well-proven Power [...]