Ship-to-ship mooring for Höegh Galleon

Höegh Galleon is the tenth floating storage and regasification unit of Höegh LNG Holdings (Höegh LNG) and has a capacity of 170 000 cbm. The FSRU is 297m long and 43m wide and will have a maximum regasification capacity of 750 million standard cubic feet per day.

Quick Release Mooring Units

For ship-to-ship mooring, Mampaey Offshore Industries supplied ten double Quick Release Mooring Units with a Safe Working Load (SWL) of 150 ton, including the Electric Remote Control System and the Mooring Load Monitoring System.

Quick Release Mooring Unit on deck of Höegh Galleon
Quick Release Mooring Unit on deck of Höegh Galleon


Two of the ten units are placed in hazardous areas and are therefore mandatory to meet the required explosionproof specifications; all electrical components of the units are ATEX certified.

Credit: Höegh LNG
Credit: Höegh LNG

DNV-GL Certification

The customer, Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd., requested full certification by class, being DNV-GL for the units. DNV-GL is the leading provider of risk management and quality assurance services to the maritime, oil and gas, and power and renewables industries.

Custom solutions

Mampaey Offshore Industries can supply all equipment with the requested certificates based on applicable regulations.  Contact us for more information.

June 19, 2019

Berthing & Mooring