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Upgrading Cargo Tanks Heating System for FSO Puteri Dulang

Enhancing Efficiency and Reliability: Upgrading Cargo Tanks Heating System for FSO Puteri Dulang

In a recent development in December 2023, SAA Engineering & Marine took on the ambitious project of upgrading and reinstating the Cargo Tanks Heating System for FSO Puteri Dulang, operated by MISC Berhad. The project, valued at RM 5.3 million, showcases the commitment of SAA Engineering & Marine to providing cutting-edge solutions in the realm of fabrication and construction services.


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February 22, 2023

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Background: The FSO (Floating Storage and Offloading) vessel, Puteri Dulang, plays a crucial role in the oil and gas industry, serving as a vital link in the process of storing and transferring hydrocarbons. Ensuring the efficiency and reliability of its systems is paramount for uninterrupted operations.

Scope of the Project: The primary objective of this project was the comprehensive upgrade and reinstatement of the Cargo Tanks Heating System. The heating system is a critical component of FSO operations, preventing the undesirable effects of low-temperature scenarios on stored hydrocarbons. The project aimed not only to enhance the current system but also to ensure its compliance with the latest technological standards and safety regulations.

Client: MISC Berhad – A Trusted Partner: MISC Berhad, the client for this project, is a well-established and globally recognized leader in energy-related maritime solutions and services. The collaboration between SAA Engineering & Marine and MISC Berhad underscores the mutual commitment to excellence in the oil and gas sector.

Challenges and Solutions: The upgrading and reinstatement of a system as intricate as the Cargo Tanks Heating System posed various challenges. SAA Engineering & Marine, leveraging its extensive experience and technical expertise, implemented a meticulous plan. This involved the integration of advanced heating technologies, ensuring optimal energy efficiency, and adherence to the highest safety standards.

Additionally, the project required seamless coordination between various stakeholders, including engineers, technicians, and project managers. SAA Engineering & Marine adopted a collaborative approach, facilitating effective communication channels to address concerns promptly and maintain project timelines.

Technological Advancements: The upgraded Cargo Tanks Heating System incorporates state-of-the-art technologies to optimize temperature control and energy consumption. The use of advanced materials and heating elements ensures durability and longevity, contributing to the overall sustainability of FSO Puteri Dulang’s operations.

Conclusion: The successful completion of the Provision of Cargo Tanks Heating System Upgrading and Reinstatement project in December 2023 is a testament to SAA Engineering & Marine’s commitment to innovation, quality, and client satisfaction. By enhancing the efficiency and reliability of critical systems, such as the Cargo Tanks Heating System, SAA Engineering & Marine plays a pivotal role in advancing the capabilities of vessels like FSO Puteri Dulang, contributing to the continued success of MISC Berhad in the dynamic energy sector.

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