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MODU mooring line failure

The Marine Safety Forum (MSF) published Safety Flash 12-31 regarding an incident in which a MODU mooring line failed. The line was one of eight mooring lines for the MODU, which was involved in drilling at the time. The MODU moved some 12m and tilted 2-3 degrees but was restored to the correct position using thrusters and ballasting.

Safety Event

Published: 4 September 2012
Download: IMCA SF 09/12

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