Cat, Deltamarin Develop Modular FPSO Power Unit

Posted by Irina Tabakina

Caterpillar Oil & Gas planned to launch the Cat Offshore Power Generation Module, a new modular solution for FPSO and offshore platform main power. The Cat Offshore Power Generation Module is a turnkey EPC scope, scalable, single lift, modular power plant product that includes full integration into the FPSO or platform structural design. 
The Cat power generation solution was designed specifically to meet the needs of FPSO and fixed production platform main power applications in cases where a gas turbine is not ideal. Available from 4 to 17.3 eMW per module, the Cat Offshore Power Generation Module is designed to run on liquid, diesel, crude and heavy fuel oil, gas or in dual fuel mode and meets current and future emission regulations to maximize flexibility and reduce operating costs.


(As published in the November 2014 edition of Maritime Reporter & Engineering News -

Other stories from November 2014 issue


Maritime Reporter

First published in 1881 Maritime Reporter is the world's largest audited circulation publication serving the global maritime industry.