Greater Plutonio FPSO

Summary Information

  • Name: Greater Plutonio FPSO
  • Field: Greater Plutonio Oil Field
  • Country: Angola
  • Ownership: BP
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  • Operated By: BP
  • Capacity: 200,000 bpd
  • Year of Completion: 2007

Brief Description

  • The FPSO weighs about 80,000 tons (self-weight), 360,000 tons (dead weight tonnage), measuring 310m (L), 58m (W) and 32m (H).
  • It consists of the hull capable of storing 2 million bbls of crude oil and the topside designed to produce and refine 200,000 bbls of crude oil a day and accommodate 120 crew members.


  • Hyundai Heavy Industries: Contract to fabricate the FPSO hull and topside equipment
  • Emerson: Engineering AMS, Control System, Safety system, Inst & Valves
  • VWS Westgarth: Water treatment


  • In operation


  • 2004 - HHI awarded hull and topsides contract
  • 2007 - FPSO completed

Other Information

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  1. International Protective Coatings FPSO References
  2. Hyundai Heavy Industries FPSO References
  3. Emerson FPSO References
  4. VWS Westgarth FPSO References
  5. HHI wins large FPSO order worth $350 million

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