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WO/2009/156751A2
The invention relates to an offshore vessel mooring and riser inboarding system, and to an associated method. In an embodiment of the invention, an offshore vessel mooring and riser inboarding system (10) is disclosed. The system compris...  
WO/2009/157778A2
A system for mooring a floating plant for the production of energy from currents in a body of water, comprising a plant (10) floating in the body of water and having at least one generator (7) for energy production, and at least one elon...  
WO/2009/133276A3
The invention relates to a device for interaction between humans/machines/sea mammals, that includes a visualisation screen and/or a beacon provided with or more receivers/transmitters of aerial and/or underwater signals, and driven by a...  
WO/2009/150142A1
This installation comprises an upper structure (12), and a flexible hose (16) capable of moving through the expanse of water (11 B) between an upper connected configuration and a lower disconnected configuration. The installation compris...  
WO/2009/152533A1
A buoy which is made from a spherical buoyant body with diametrically opposed swivel connectors on the body, and circumferential strips of deterrent material on an outer side of the body.  
WO/2009/151658A2
An easily deployable data relay buoy, in some embodiments, has a diesel powered alternator and storage battery, providing long service life. The data relay buoy has mechanical characteristics that allow it to maintain antenna stability i...  
WO/2009/133276A2
The invention relates to a device for interaction between humans/machines/sea mammals, that includes a visualisation screen and/or a beacon provided with or more receivers/transmitters of aerial and/or underwater signals, and driven by a...  
WO/2009/060142A3
This invention relates to a submerged buoy (1) consisting of: a housing (2) containing a receiver (4) of a radioacoustic signal; a mooring rope (11) with one end attached to a mooring point; a mechanism for releasing said buoy, allowing ...  
WO/2009/122098A2
The present invention relates to a floating support (10) for petroleum production, comprising a detachable docking system (1, 2, 3) with anchoring lines (13) at the bottom of the sea and bottom-surface linking ducts (14) comprising: a do...  
WO/2009/115388A1
A disconnectable mooring assembly for a vessel (1) comprises a mooring buoy (11) and a swivel positioned above the mooring buoy. The mooring buoy is provided with a central member (2) for being anchored to the seabed and comprises a numb...  
WO/2009/106853A2
A buoy (1) has a main body (5), and a moveable mass (2) positioned inside the main body. The buoy (1) may be tethered to a submarine vessel and used as a communications buoy. The buoy (1) may be configured for floating in a generally upr...  
WO/2008/102201A3
The present application relates to a marine buoy featuring a novel bracing assembly disposed within a marine buoy and featuring a plurality of bracing members extending between and connecting to a first fastening member and a second fest...  
WO/2009/099337A1
Ship adapted for drilling of oil and/or gas wells, adapted for drilling through a drill riser string that extends from a well in the seabed to a turret arranged in the ship. The drill riser string is adapted to be separated from connecti...  
WO/2008/145862A3
The invention relates to an underwater buoy for hanging a duct (60) between a sea bed and the surface, said buoy including a frame (10) and a plurality of modular members (50) adapted to be mounted in said frame, said modular members ext...  
WO/2009/004420A3
A method of controlling a tethered, underwater, water current-driven turbine, power-generating device. The device is comprised of dual turbines and dual rotor blades (118, 120) turned by fluid flow, each turbine including one or more gen...  
WO/2009/063112A1
The invention relates to a system for measuring sea-based wind resources, comprising a spar buoy floating structure secured by an anchoring device to maintain same in position, said structure being provided with instrumentation which rec...  
WO/2009/063159A1
A method of lowering a subsea structure to the seabed comprising the steps of:- providing at least one buoyancy element on or connected to the subsea structure, said at least one buoyancy element comprising one or more chambers containin...  
WO/2009/060142A2
This invention relates to a submerged buoy (1) consisting of: a housing (2) containing a receiver (4) of a radioacoustic signal; a mooring rope (11) with one end attached to a mooring point; a mechanism for releasing said buoy, allowing ...  
WO/2009/049286A1
A tube buoyancy can system for tensioning a top tension riser. In some embodiments, the system includes a tubular can coupled to the top tension riser and a pressurized gas system configured to selectably inject pressurized gas into the ...  
WO/2007/127531A3
A mooring system comprising a submerged buoy releasably connectable to a vessel keel having a combined axial/radial bearing. A segmented ring, fastened to the buoy, forms the bearing outer ring. An inner bearing hub slidingly carried on ...  
WO/2009/044052A2
Said installation (16) comprises a transport duct (34) at least partly submerged in an expanse of water (14), a device (65, 48) for conveying fluid between the tanker (12) and the duct (34) and a floating quay (42) for tying up the tanke...  
WO/2009/040638A2
A system wherein a vessel (12) is moored by catenary mooring lines (14, 15, 16) that include polymer cable lengths (30) that can stretch under tension, which indicates the amount of polymer stretching. In the absence of polymer line stre...  
WO/2009/010656A3
The invention relates to a device for controlling the immersion of probes and/or sensors measuring the physico-chemical parameters of liquids, enabling the clogging or ageing of said probes and sensors to be significantly limited. The in...  
WO/2008/024646A3
A mooring line for an oceanographic buoy system includes four sections. The first section is a protected cable that is connectable to the buoy. The second section is an energy absorbing cable. The third section is a weighted cable. The f...  
WO/2009/031971A1
A mooring system for a vessel and a method of mooring a vessel are provided. The mooring system comprises a turret structure; a swivel unit mounted on the turret structure; a bearing assembly for rotatably mounting the turret structure a...  
WO/2009/029129A1
An Air-Deployable Expendable Ice Buoy (AXIB) that can withstand multiple freeze - thaw cycles and operate equally well in ice prone ocean or fresh water. The AXIB can be dropped from an airborne platform, land on an ice surface, right it...  
WO/2009/004446A3
A system is described for recovering a mooring line (3) of a craft, comprising: - floating means (2) attached to said mooring line, - means for retaining and releasing said floating means, said retaining and releasing means being releasa...  
WO/2009/020400A2
Mooring system for a floating offshore installation (1), such as an offshore platform, comprising a plurality of mooring lines (3) extending between the sea floor (7) and the installation (1). The system further comprises a plurality of ...  
WO/2009/010656A2
The invention relates to a device for controlling the immersion of probes and/or sensors measuring the physico-chemical parameters of liquids, enabling the clogging or ageing of said probes and sensors to be significantly limited. The in...  
WO/2009/010089A1
Assembly of turret (2) and disconnectable buoy (3), in which the turret at its lower end and the buoy at its upper end are provided with mating coupling provisions. The coupling provisions comprise an annular projection (4) protruding fr...  
WO/2008/132461A3
An inflatable boom (1), the boom being elongate and being provided with at least one line (4) by means of which the boom can be launched from a watercraft into surrounding water. Typically, the boom would be launched into the water by me...  
WO/2009/004446A2
A system is described for recovering a mooring line (3) of a craft, comprising: - floating means (2) attached to said mooring line, - means for retaining and releasing said floating means, said retaining and releasing means being releasa...  
WO/2008/129292A3
An unmanned floating processing unit for use in the production of oil or gas in marine environments has: mooring means for mooring the unit; separator means for separating gas or water from extracted oil or gas flowing into the unit from...  
WO/2008/150820A1
An LNG terminal is disclosed which includes an offshore mooring turret, an LNG storage vessel operatively coupled to the mooring turret, the LNG storage vessel including at least one LNG storage tank for the storage of liquid natural gas...  
WO/2008/118617A3
Methods and apparatus to provide sonobuoys that can be deployed on a sea bottom and surface upon detection of an object of interest. Upon reaching the surface, the sonobuoy can transmit information, such as position information, to a rec...  
WO/2008/145862A2
The invention relates to an underwater buoy for hanging a duct (60) between a sea bed and the surface, said buoy including a frame (10) and a plurality of modular members (50) adapted to be mounted in said frame, said modular members ext...  
WO/2008/145325A1
There is provided a nautical buoy having a part for giving visual signal, a flotation balloon, a flow sensitive rotor, and means for anchoring the buoy. The visual signal giving part is part of or connected to the upper part of the flota...  
WO/2008/144410A1
A system comprising a structure defining an interior of the system; an apparatus exterior to the structure, the apparatus adapted to reduce in size when lowered into a body of water; a strap exterior to the apparatus, the strap adapted t...  
WO/2008/143604A1
A buoyant visibility device comprising an enclosure structure on its exterior, a hollow interior, and a plurality of arms arranged such that, in any position, at least one arm substantially extends upward, wherein the visibility device m...  
WO/2008/109002A3
A float (1 ) suitable for use as a buoy or as a component for a wave-powered vehicle. The float (1 ) includes an upper member (12) whose height can be changed and/or which remained substantially vertical even when the float is in wave-be...  
WO2008086225B1
A mooring system comprising a submerged buoy releasably connected to a vessel adjacent its keel by a structural connector. The structural connector consists of a cylindrical sleeve coaxially movable with respect to a cylindrical housing ...  
WO/2008/119853A1
The invention relates to a buoy for mooring and supplying services to pleasure craft. The main elements of the invention comprise: a body; a lower ring having a chain joined thereto, said chain terminating in an upper ring of a mooring p...  
WO/2008/121732A1
A system is provided for transferring fluids such as liquefied natural gas between a floating transport vessel and a floating storage vessel utilizing a transfer vessel to deploy, operate and return a fluid conduit to the storage vessel....  
WO/2008/118617A2
Methods and apparatus to provide sonobuoys that can be deployed on a sea bottom and surface upon detection of an object of interest. Upon reaching the surface, the sonobuoy can transmit information, such as position information, to a rec...  
WO/2008/115068A1
A floating platform for drilling after or production of hydrocarbons comprises a semi-submersible main platform (2) carrying process and/or drilling equipment at its upper surface (7), and which is designed as a vertical, essentially fla...  
WO/2008/067406A3
A mooring system for floating platform that includes a hawspipe positioned below the sea level when the platform is ballasted for normal operations. The system also includes an outer fairlead that guides a mooring line from the floating ...  
WO/2007/136649A3
A protective cover fits over assorted marine mooring buoys and protects a boat or other such vessel against impact and abrasion from the mooring buoy. The mooring buoy cover is constructed from impact and abrasion resistant materials. Th...  
WO/2007/146433A3
A buoy system having a buoyant flotation reel 10 for retaining a length of anchor line 95 and for supporting a display pole is disclosed. The anchor line 95 includes an anchor weight 98 thereon and a reel insert 15 for placement within t...  
WO/2008/054336A3
A waterborne munitions system is disclosed. The system includes a submersible munitions platform (310, 314) and a remote control module. The munitions platform has a plurality of canistered munitions (408), either waterborne, airborne, o...  
WO/2008/086225A3
A mooring system comprising a submerged buoy releasably connected to a vessel adjacent its keel by a structural connector. The structural connector consists of a cylindrical sleeve coaxially movable with respect to a cylindrical housing ...  

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