What happens when an additional safety feature on your mooring lines turns out to be a major problem? That was the question facing BW Fleet Management after one dramatic incident in which seven high-modulus polyethylene (HMPE) mooring ropes failed on a single vessel during a berthing operation in Spain. Luckily, Samson Rope and Dyneema® had the answer.
Reaching breaking point
Strength plus+ more with Dyneema®
“We can visually monitor the AmSteel®-Blue ropes made with Dyneema® on an ongoing basis, allowing for better decision-making and safer mooring.”
Olav Lyngstad, Head of LNG/FSRU & Supporting Departments at BW Fleet Management
Lose the jacket, gain control
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