The Marine Safety Forum (MSF) has published the following Safety Flash 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.
The report can be downloaded from marinesafetyforum.org/upload-files//safety-alert-notice/msf-safety-flash-12.31.pdf
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