Albacora Leste P 50 FPSO

Summary Information

Brief Description

  • The vessel has a production capacity of 180,000 barrels of oil per day and compression capacity of six million cubic metres of natural gas a day
  • The FPSO was made by the conversion of a 280,000-dwt very large crude tanker (VLCC) "Felipe Camarao"


  • Jurong Shipyard: FPSO conversion including marine hull conversion and engineering, fabrication, installation, integration and commissioning of the topside modules
  • Aker Solutions: Water Injection - Sulphate removal unit: SRU booster feed pumps, SRU fine filters, SRU membrane trains ,SRU cleaning package, SRU control panel, chemical injection, SW El-chlorination unit, SW coarse filter SW deaerator water injection pumps - EPC
  • Tecna: Gas & Water Re-injection
  • Nessco: Telecoms systems


  • In operation


  • 2002 - Jurong Shipyard awarded conversion contract
  • 2006 - Production is launched on the field

Other Information

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  3. Nessco FPSO References
  4. Tecna Oil And Gas Processing References
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