Mooring & Offshore Buoys

Single buoy mooring for ironsand ship loading for NZ Steel at Taharoa.

Single buoy mooring for ironsand ship loading
for NZ Steel at Taharoa.

OCEL has experience in mooring and anchoring a range of marine structures ranging from aquaculture structures – floating salmon farm pipe structures and mussel farm rope structures – through to a wave energy converter device. OCEL has also undertaken anchor load testing principally load testing of screw anchors, and computer modelling of vessel response and mooring requirements over a range of seastate conditions.

Gary Teear has experience in the anchoring and of installation of offshore single point loading bouy – ironsand slurry and oil – systems CALM, SALM and conventional 4 point moorings in New Zealand, Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines, Argentina, Papua New Guinea and the United Arab Emirates.