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Oil and Gas Industry - Floating Production Mooring Systems

Bridon Superline Polyester

Benefits:

  • High strength efficiency
  • Balanced construction
  • Loadbearing cores protected by a Braided jacket

Material: High Tenacity Polyester multifilament fibre

Construction: Superline

Colour: Natural (white)

Markers: Blue

Relative Density: 1.38

Melting Point: 256˚C

Torque Properties: Torque Balanced

Shrinkage (Cold Water): 0%

Water uptake: Low

UV resistance: Excellent

Abrasion Resistance: Very Good

Bridon Superline is a torsionally balanced construction and the polyester material grades offer a high strength to weight ratio.

The inclusion of a particle filter layer to limit the ingress of abrasive particles and a marine finish on load bearing elements to enhance resistance to yarn on yarn abrasion ensures long term performance for field lives in excess of 20 years.

High performance synthetic mooring systems for critical Oil & Gas applications, Bridon the benchmark for reliability.

Rope Diameter

Rope Circumference

Nominal Mass

Nominal Mass

*Minimum breaking force (F min)

In Air

Submerged

mm

ins

mm

ins

kg/m

lb/ft

kg/m

lb/ft

kN

Tonnes

Tons

28

1 1/8

88

3 1/2

0.55

0.37

0.14

0.09

221

22.5

24.8

32

1 5/16

101

4

0.77

0.52

0.20

0.13

299

30.5

33.6

36

1 1/2

113

4 1/2

0.87

0.58

0.22

0.15

357

36.4

40.1

40

1 5/8

126

5

1.12

0.75

0.28

0.19

454

46.3

51.0

44

1 3/4

138

5 1/2

1.37

0.92

0.35

0.23

571

58.2

64.1

48

2

151

6

1.65

1.11

0.42

0.28

678

69.1

76.1

52

2 1/8

163

6 1/2

2.06

1.38

0.52

0.35

831

84.7

93.3

56

2 1/4

176

7

2.27

1.53

0.58

0.39

932

95.0

105

60

2 1/2

188

7 1/2

2.48

1.67

0.63

0.42

1030

105

116

64

2 5/8

201

8

2.80

1.88

0.71

0.48

1158

118

130

72

3

226

9

3.91

2.63

0.99

0.67

1648

168

185

80

3 1/8

251

10

4.56

3.06

1.16

0.78

1942

198

218

88

3 1/2

276

11

5.77

3.88

1.46

0.98

2433

248

273

96

3 3/4

302

12

6.64

4.46

1.68

1.13

2776

283

312

104

4 1/8

327

13

7.30

4.91

1.85

1.24

3071

313

345

112

4 3/8

352

14

8.63

5.80

2.19

1.47

3640

371

409

120

4 3/4

377

15

9.50

6.38

2.41

1.62

4022

410

452

128

5

402

16

10.77

7.24

2.73

1.84

4464

455

501

136

5 3/8

427

17

12.55

8.43

3.18

2.14

5219

532

586

144

5 5/8

452

18

13.89

9.33

3.52

2.37

5788

590

650

152

6

478

19

15.20

10.21

3.85

2.59

6357

648

714

160

6 1/4

503

20

16.77

11.27

4.25

2.86

7112

725

799

168

6 5/8

528

21

18.32

12.31

4.65

3.12

7671

782

862

176

6 7/8

553

22

20.54

13.80

5.21

3.50

8613

878

968

184

7 1/4

578

23

22.31

14.99

5.66

3.80

9359

954

1051

192

7 1/2

603

24

24.08

16.18

6.11

4.10

10104

1030

1135

*MBF figures are specified without terminations according to ISO2307:2010. A 10% reduction factor for spliced terminations should be allowed.

This table is for guidance purposes only with no guarantee or warranty (express or implied) as to its accuracy. The products described may be subject to change without notice, and should not be relied on without further advice from Bridon. View the full disclaimer here.