OPE, Inc. has awarded WorleyParsons SEA Engineering
the detailed design of the SSP-320 Hull. The Satellite Services Platform
(SSP) is a patented spherical-shaped
floating vessel with a unique center column that provides measurable advantages over ship-shaped
vessels and traditional platforms.
The SSP project engineering team is expected to deliver the specified material and
fabrication packages in the third quarter of 2008 to obtain accurate construction quotes and shipyard
availability. This model has a 1,250,000 barrel oil storage capacity and 80,000 bopd production