VWS Westgarth Office Contact

Orbital House
3 Redwood Crescent
East Kilbride
G74 5PR

+44 (0)1355 588 000
Fax: +44 (0)1355 588 001


Veolia Water Oil & Gas Angola Contact:

Viana Park
Pavilhão nº1 Quarteirão 9
Estrada do Calumbo
Pólo Industrial de Viana
República de Angola

Tel: +244 940 120 949
Tel: +244 949 229 399


FPSO Brasil (90,000 BWPD)

Process: Sulphate Removal

Client: Single Buoy Moorings Inc.

Country: Monaco, Switzerland, Brasil.

Contract Description: Supply of membrane plant module for Sulphate Removal

Contract Date: July 2001

Contract Completion Date: December 2001

Capacity: 2 x 45,000 barrels/day

Sea Water Conversion: 75%

Sea Water Feed Quality: 35,000 mg/l (tds)

Product Water Output Quality: £ 100 mg/l sulphate 

Project Description:

Turnkey supply of a sulphate removal plant for the FPSO, which will operate in the Roncador Field offshore Brazil, and is the first installation of this technology in the Brazilian oil industry.

Process Description:

Seawater is treated by a cartridge filter package prior to the membrane arrays using Dow Filmtec SR90-400 membranes.Pumps, Valves and Zeron 100 Super Duplex Piping were all provided by Weir Group companies.