Fairmount tugs successfully delivered FPSO Petrojarl Knarr to
Three tugs of Fairmount Marine have towed the brand new FPSO Petrojarl
Knarr from South Korea to Norway in just 61 days. Petrojarl Knarr, one of
world’s largest floating production and storage units (FPSO) for harsh
environments, was delivered in the port of Haugesund, Norway, September 16th 2014.
The entire voyage was under command of lead tug master Kees de Graaff
on board of the leading tug Fairmount Sherpa.
The newly delivered FPSO Petrojarl Knarr is 256.4 meters long and 48
meters wide with a dwt of 135,000 tons. The vessel is owned by Teekay
Corporation and is build by Samsung Heavy Industries in Geoje, South
Korea. Petrojarl Knarr will be deployed later in the Knarr oil and gas field
September 16th 2014