Transport and Installation Carousel
Diameter Stationary Base: Ø 14410 mm (*)
Diameter Carousel (within support railing): Ø 14585 mm (*)
Diameter Carousel: Ø 15030 mm (*)
Extreme dimensions, L x W x H: 16251 x 15030 x 4215 mm (*)
*) Please refer to attached drawings for dimensions.
The carousel is designed as a ”heavy duty” structure, capable for lifting also when fully loaded by 500 Te cable, umbilical or flowline. Operation of carrousel is by use of electrical motors, supplied with an air cushion system between base plate and compartment, making a non-friction rotation. A demountable tower with spooling arm and a separate storage container is part of the package.
Capacity 500 Te
Diameter 15 030 mm (*)
Nominal weight approx. 75 000 kg
Air bearings 30 x ME 42H-30-FB
Drive units 2 x Arboretum drive units
Driving speed (cable speed) 0…10 m/min
- acc. 10 s, 0…10 m/min
- ret. 12 s, 10…0 m/min
Air connection NS 100 (4"), min 500 kPa
Air consumption max. approx. 55 000 l/min (max load)
The carousel unit is suitable for transport and storage onboard ships or barges fully loaded with product (Cable Transport Basket ).
The unit has been made for short mobilization- and installation time.
The carousel unit is designed for offshore installation of Cables, Umbilicals and Flowlines within specific limitations.
Carousels design and manufacture is certified or verified according to DNV-GL classifications.