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Offshore Exploration Drilling Rigs - Fibre MODU Tethers

MoorLine Polyester (MODU)

Benefits:

  • High strength efficiency
  • Balanced construction
  • Protective braided jacket
  • Long service life
  • Low maintenance
  • Easy handling

Bridon Moorline Polyester (MODU) provides a lightweight synthetic tether for MODU's.

A thicker construction of the braided jacket provides enhanced protection and improves handling performance.

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

  • Power Checked
  • Fatigue Checked
  • Quality Assured

Nominal Diameter

MBL

Approximate Mass

Post installation Drift Stiffness

Intermediate Stiffness

Storm Stiffness

In Air

Submerged

in

mm

kN

kips

kg/m

lbs/ft

kg/m

lb/ft

MN

103 kips

MN

103 kips

MN

103 kips

5 5/16

135

3924

882

11.4

7.7

2.9

1.9

51.0

11.5

105.9

23.8

109.9

24.7

5 13/16

147

4905

1102

13.6

9.1

3.4

2.3

63.8

14.3

132.4

29.8

137.3

30.9

6 1/4

158

6180

1389

15.8

10.6

4.0

2.7

80.3

18.1

166.9

37.5

173.0

38.9

6 5/8

169

6965

1565

18.1

12.2

4.5

3.1

90.5

20.3

188.1

42.3

195.0

43.8

7

178

7848

1764

20.2

13.6

5.1

3.4

102.0

22.9

211.9

47.6

219.7

49.4

7 5/16

186

8829

1984

22.1

14.9

5.5

3.7

114.8

25.8

238.4

53.6

247.2

55.6

7 15/16

194

9810

2205

24.1

16.2

6.0

4.1

127.5

28.7

264.9

59.5

274.7

61.7

Note: Tonnes = 1000kg ­ Tons = 2000lbs
Figures shown are for guidance purposes only. For specific applications requirements please contact Bridon.

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.