TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS

A partial list of Argonautics Marine Engineering, Inc. transportation projects include:

The GINA KROG platform modules were transported by two module carriers from their construction yard in Korea to the offshore field
in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea...>> 

Transport of Ichthys LNG Tank Section
For the transport of sections of the Ichthys LNG tank from Thailand to Darwin with a Teras deck cargo barge, the barge motions and
design accelerations on the structures were provided to the barge owner. 

Transport of ODOPTU II Drilling Modules
For the transport of five barge shipments of ODOPTU drilling modules from Brownsville to Sakhalin, design barge motions and
accelerations on the various modules were provided. The voyages were successfully excuted in the summer of 2016. 

The WHEATSTONE Project steel gravity structure (SGS) was transported by semi-submersible heavy-lift ship from its construction
yard in Korea to North West Australia...>> 

Transport of Liebherr 500 mobile crane
For the transport of a Liebherr 500 mobile harbor crane with the ZHEN HUA 18 from Portonave, Brazil to San Pedro, Ivory Coast, the
lashing plan was provided based on design motins provided by ZPMC. The voyage was successfully excuted in the August of 2014. 

Transport of Arbatrax modules

For the transport of two shipments of refinery modules from Italy to Suriname with the YACHT EXPRESS, design ship motions and
accelerations on the modules were provided. The voyages were successfully excuted in the first half of 2013. 

Lifting plan, stowage/lashing plan, design motions, barge transshipment plans, and offloading calculations for the tranportation of a
partly disassembled stacker/unloader with project vessel HLL MACAO from China to Ridley Island, Canada...>> 

Wilmington cranes transport

Barge motions and resulting design point acceleraitons for the transport of 2 partly erected container cranes from Masan, South
Korea to Wilmington, VA.

Engineering for the transport of 2 harbor tugs by barge from San Francisco to Seattle... >>

Design of support grillage and check of cargo barge stability and strength for transporting the pre-cast concrete girders for the new
Manette bridge... >>

Engineering for the transport of 2 low-profile container cranes plus 4 RTGs from Oakland to Boston... >>

Check cargo barge draft, stability, and strength when loaded with stacks of pre-cast concrete deck panels... >>

Design of securings for barge mounted cranes during tows from Hawaii to West Coast ports and back... >>

Stowage and lashing plans for convection modules in the holds of heavy-lift ship OCEAN ATLAS... >>

Transportation of the Skyway T1 footing from Ingleside to San Francisco Bay... >>

Transportation of the Skyway sleds from San Francisco Bay to Ingleside... >>

Transportation of the Skyway E2 footings from Vancouver to Oakland... >>

Transportation of the Skyway West tub from Vancouver to Oakland... >>

Transportation of the Skyway East tub from Vancouver to Oakland... >>

Relocation of two RTGs and two forklifts by barge from Long Beach to Tacoma... >>

Relocation of three low profile cranes by barge from Newark to Tampa... >>

Dry tow of the dredge MONARCH to a scrap yard, using a barge of opportunity... >>

BP LTS-3 module

Stability analysis, design environmental criteria, and consequent design barge motions and cargo accelerations for the dry tow of the
BP LTS-3 module from South Korea to Alaska.

SOUTH TIMBALIER jacket

Tow criteria and wave scatter diagrams for the fatigue analysis of the SOUTH TIMBALIER jacket.

Coordination of engineering and procedures for the transportation of the KIZOMBA A living quarter and drilling modules from the US
Gulf to Rotterdam... >>

Drilling rig ATLANTIS

Feasibility study for the dry transportation of the semi-submersible drilling rig ATLANTIS from the Far East to the US Gulf, using
existing heavy-lift ships.

ALBA jacket and decks

Fatigue climate data and motion response calculations for the tow of the ALBA C jacket and ALBA C and ALBA D decks on barges
from the US Gulf to West Africa.

Verify the transportation analysis of the Carquinez bridge deck sections... >>

Drilling rig THUNDER HORSE

Feasibility study for the dry transportation of the large semi-submersible drilling rig THUNDER HORSE from the Far East to the US
Gulf, using existing heavy-lift ships and barges.

Review structural analysis semi-submersible OCEAN BARONESS dry transported on the MIGHTY SERVANT 1 from the US Gulf to
Singapore... >>

Tow analysis three Chevron LL652 modules to Venezuela... >>

Accommodation barge Tonina

Engineering for the dry tow of the BP accommodation barge TONINA on the submersible barge AMT VOYAGER from the US Gulf to
Venezuela.

Transport engineering and loading/offloading supervision for moving of a partly dismantled 2,000 t/hr bucket type bauxite shipunloader
within Brazil... >>

Drilling rig OFFSHORE MARIANAS

Transport feasibility study of the semi-submersible OFFSHORE MARIANAS from the US Gulf to Singapore, using a heavy-lift ship.

Transport engineering and loading/offloading supervision for moving a 1,500 t/hr alumina shiploader within Brazil... >>

Deployable Waterfront Facilities

Feasibility study on the transportation of Deployable Waterfront Facilities using existing commercial heavy-lift ships and barges. 

Transport of two mobile Gottwald harbor cranes from Miami to Buenos Aires... >>

Transport engineering and loading/offloading supervision for moving two luffing-type shipunloaders from Brazil to Chile... >>

Transport analysis of the LIUHUA 11-1 floating production system, before and after conversion... >>

Damaged Navy ships

Feasibility study on the transportation of damaged Navy ships, using commercial semi-submersible heavy-lift ships.

Engineering for the transport of 6 transtainers and 2 container cranes to Nanjing... >>







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