DMC of South Korea held a demonstration session on March 30 for its successful localization of 85-ton knuckle boom type FPSO Pedestal Crane product.
FPSO pedestal crane is able to pull up up to 85 ton as far as 18m.
The project, led by DMC, has been proceeded for the last 30 months with a total of KRW 4.8bn ($4.25m),
About 100 officials from South Korean shipbuilders - Hyundai Heavy Industries, Samsung HI, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, STX Offshore & Shipbuilding, etc., - academia, classification society, etc. participated the exhibition and seminar.
Active Heave Compensation system and the other core technology of this product have been completed patent applications. Also, it is applying one for an international patent and two for domestic ones.
Published : April 2, 2012