Primer course 5: FPSO Tanker Conversion and Topsides Processing Systems

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The course is designed to help the participants to acquire the fundamental knowledge of FPSO tanker conversion and the details of the Topsides Processing technology. Upon completion of these courses, participants should be able to understand the basics of FPSO and offshore oil & gas processing systems, equipment working principles and field requirements. Case Studies, videos and multimedia will be used to illustrate operating principles and lessons learned from past successful projects. A DVD of the course videos and presentation Figures will be distributed with the lecture notes.



FPSO conversion shipyards, offshore oil rig building yards, offshore vessel building yards, subcontractors, offshore construction companies, offshore equipment vendors, offshore service providers, classification societies and marine & offshore SMEs personnel involved in design & engineering, planning, procurement, project management, engineering production, vessel construction, quality control, equipment and vessel survey, commercial, commissioning, project administration related to FPSOs conversion and new-building.



  • Introduction to FPSO Technology and Topsides Processing Systems
  • Floating Production Hosts
  • Guidelines for Converting a Tanker to an FPSO
  • Examples of FPSO Tanker Conversions
  • Shallow and Deepwater FPSO Examples
  • Introduction to Topsides Processing
  • Oil Separation System
  • Gas Processing and Compression
  • Produced Water cleaning and disposal
  • Preparation of Water for Injection (Pressure maintenance)
  • Power Generation and Utilities
  • Field Examples

For more information, please contact Ms Vimala Govindasamy at +65 6460 8262 or

Additional Details

Contact Person - Ms Vimala Govindasamy

Contact Number - +65 6460 8262

Organizer - COI-MOT, Ngee Ann Polytechnic


Date And Time

22 Sep 2014 @ 09:00 AM to
23 Sep 2014 @ 04:00 PM

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