Petroleum 101 - Floating Production Solutions - Charyl

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Petroleum 101 - Floating Production Solutions - Charyl

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is not typical for a fixed platform
    • A. 

      Anchored directly to sea bed

    • B. 

      Can sail around

    • C. 

      Immobile

    • D. 

      Long term use

  • 2. 
    A FSO is a ship shaped floater, but what does FSO stand for?
    • A. 

      Floating ,Soil and Operator

    • B. 

      Floating, Storage and Offloading

    • C. 

      Floating, Storage and Operator

    • D. 

      Future Onshore Operator

  • 3. 
    How does a Semi-Submersible get to location?
    • A. 

      Propellars

    • B. 

      It does not, it drills from land and out

    • C. 

      Towed to location

  • 4. 
    What is the main difference between a FSO and a FPSO
    • A. 

      Size

    • B. 

      FSO only operates in shallow water

    • C. 

      FPSO can produce as well as store oil/gas

    • D. 

      FPSO only used in North Sea

  • 5. 
    What is LNG?
    • A. 

      A logging device

    • B. 

      Liquid Natural Gas

    • C. 

      Italian Operator

    • D. 

      Fracking Device

  • 6. 
    What is this? 
    • A. 

      A Buoy

    • B. 

      A sparr

    • C. 

      Christmas Three

    • D. 

      BOP

  • 7. 
    Which production unit has the ability to store oil and gas?
    • A. 

      Drill Ship

    • B. 

      Fixed Platform

    • C. 

      Semi-Submersible

    • D. 

      SPAR

  • 8. 
    What is a negative aspect of using subsea processing?
    • A. 

      New technology to the market

    • B. 

      Significant start up costs

    • C. 

      Difficult to maintain equipment

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    The _____ is a production unit mostly used in the Gulf of Mexico.
    • A. 

      SPAR

    • B. 

      FPSO

    • C. 

      Semi-Sub

    • D. 

      FSO

  • 10. 
    How can an FPSO be securely moored? More than one answer may apply.
    • A. 

      Deadline Anchored

    • B. 

      Spread Moored

    • C. 

      Turret Moored

    • D. 

      Turret and Spread Moored combination

  • 11. 
    Which is not a method for putting an FPSO on the market?
    • A. 

      Trade

    • B. 

      Intercept

    • C. 

      Conversion

    • D. 

      Newbuild

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