HB Rentals Designs Custom Sleeper For Offshore Brazil MODU
Offshore accommodation specialist, HB Rentals, a Superior Energy Services company, has built an ABS-approved eight-man sleeper for use offshore Brazil, announced Glenn Aguilar, HB Rentals Vice President – Corporate Sales and Marketing.
A custom design, the sleeper will be installed as permanent quarters on a mobile offshore drilling unit (MODU) in Brazil. The sleeper is A60 fire-rated and designed to comply with the Ministry of Health’s NR-30 requirement for Brazilian standards, as well as ABS rules and regulations for MODUs.
The building is currently under construction in Broussard, La., and will be shipped to Rio de Janeiro upon completion in summer 2012.
”At HB Rentals, we pride ourselves on providing our clients with innovative solutions to meet their requests,” said Glenn Aguilar. “In this case, we were able to design a high-quality building that met the client’s needs as well as all regulatory requirements.”
About HB Rentals
HB Rentals is the world’s largest supplier of temporary onshore and offshore accommodation modules, operating from two major global hubs in Broussard, La., and Aberdeen, Scotland. Visit www.hbrental.com.
About Superior Energy Services
Superior Energy Services, headquartered in Houston, serves the drilling, completion and production-related needs of oil and gas companies worldwide. Superior employs nearly 14,000 people in approximately 400 locations in 19 countries worldwide. Visit www.superiorenergy.com.
SOURCE: HB Rentals