Industry Overview – The Fundamentals of FPSOs
04 February, 2017
On 4 February EIC Rio Office ran another FPSO workshop, but this time with a newcomer in the team: our new speaker. Mr. Decio Rocha is a graduate in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering.
He has 40 years’ background in projects implementation and development, including twenty years in the shipbuilding industry, plus another twenty years in the offshore market, participating in the design of the first FPSO converted in Brazil (P-34), construction of FPU units (semi-submersibles), FSOs, Jack-up drilling rigs, Shipyards, Drydocks, Offshore terminals, Offloading Mooring Buoys, Gas Treatment Units.
Mr. Decio delivered a wide overview about FPSOs and its processes plants, hulls, operation, subsea, regulations and laws in the ocean and much more.