Matola Marine Terminal Site Investigations & Feed

Client

Puma Energy Mozambique

Period

November 2015 to May 2016

Location

Matola, Mozambique

Matola Marine Terminal Site Investigations & Feed

Client

Puma Energy Mozambique

Period

November 2015 to May 2016

Location

Matola, Mozambique

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PMI were appointed by Puma Energy to undertake marine site investigations and to prepare the FEED Engineering for a new white fuel products terminal at Matola, Mozambique.

Scope of Works
Offshore Geotechnical Investigations:
PMI performed 10 no. Jack Up Barge CPT tests, and 10 no. JUB geotechnical boreholes ranging from 10m to 50m seabed depth. The PMI team included a Barge Master, Vessel Captain, Geotechnical Engineers, CPT and drilling teams, and logistical support.

Logging and Laboratory Testing:
Geotechnical logging in .ags format, Sample processing and transport, laboratory test scheduling, and oversight of laboratory testing processes were undertaken by PMI as part of the service.

Offshore Bathymetric and Geophysical Surveys:
Bathymetric surveys, sub-bottom profiling, magnetometer surveys, and side scan sonar surveys of the 110Ha offshore site area were undertaken with one of PMI’s custom fitted survey vessels. A PMI Marine Geophysicist, and Marine Surveyor supervised works.