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FPSO Orca in a storm
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No: 1869   Contributor: Driaan Louw   Year: 2009   Country: South Africa
FPSO Orca in a storm

Offshore Mossel Bay
South Africa, some insane seas I tell you - picture #1867 shows the same facility in better weather.
Picture added on 04 August 2009 at 17:05
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Easily the most violent storm I've been in was on the Mossgas FA hook-up, also south of South Africa, in around 1991.

Added by Garve Scott-Lodge on 04 August 2009.
This old drilling rig was converted to a FPSO by Mossgas. It recently had a refurb done in Cape Town and is back in Mossel Bay as a FPSO

Added by Driaan Louw on 04 August 2009.
Driaan, I am in the process of doing the interiors of Petroleum Agency SA and am looking for interesting photographs related to SA oil rigs. I came across some of yours and would be gratefull for any assistance. Please contact me via e mail.

Added by Sonja Dreyer on 21 September 2009.
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