Fast Frame

Used to support, level and orientate free standing impact driven piles

Applications

• FPSO, FSO and FLNG anchor arrays
• Single Point Moorings for Offshore Loading Systems
• Riser and mid-water arch anchors
• Pipeline initiations and Conductor pre-installation
• Accurate pre-driven installations for wind farm jackets, test piles and anemometer masts

Specifications

• Capacity 20” – 96” Diameter
• Modular & Containerised construction (up to 60” diameter)
• Digital inclinometer for pile sleeve accurate to 0.1 degrees slope
• Fully Automated Pile Release
• Automatic pile orientation
• Levelling up to 5° ± 0.5° accuracy
• Digital inclination telemetry
• Folding mudmat extensions
• Multiple pile diameters per mobilisation
• DNV Certified
• ROV/Diver contingency intervention
• Opening sleeves for pile ancillaries and seamless operation to seabed

Available Range

• Levelling capability for pile diameter ranges from 30” to 96” pile diameter
• Non levelling capability from 20” to 96” pile diameter
• Semi-automated option for all frames, negating the requirement for pile plates. Requires ROV intervention
• Custom pile sizes and bespoke adaptations available upon request
• Multiple sized spacer sets for continuous installation
• Mudmats size ranges: from 12m x 12m to 18m x 18m (Fixed) and from 5m x 6m to 12m x 12m (folding)

Features

• Pile orientation system allows up to 170° alignment window and maintains orientation until adequate soil holding is achieved
• Sleeves are triggered open by the pile without the need for ROV intervention
• Proven levelling system caters for up to 5° inclined seabed
• Allows for protruding pile ancillaries to travel through the frame
• Frame can be used without followers
• Pre-calibrated spacer sets can be changed offshore without the need for survey, allowing multiple pile diameters to be driven in a single campaign

Advantages

  • Proven levelling system
  • Extensive track record

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