Single Point Mooring underbuoy configurations

SPM configurations

Single Point Mooring configurations

Typical configuration examples of where Gall Thomson UBCs might be employed.

Single Point Mooring underbuoy Marine Breakaway Coupling positions within hose strings are shown in orange. Float position examples are shown in yellow.
SPM underbuoy Chinese Lantern configuration
SPM with underbuoy hoses in a Chinese Lantern configuration.


SPM underbuoy Lazy S configuration
SPM with underbuoy hoses in a Lazy ‘S’ configuration.


SPM underbuoy Lazy S shallow water configuration
SPM with underbuoy hoses in a Lazy ‘S’ shallow water configuration.


SPM underbuoy Lazy S deep water configuration
SPM with underbuoy hoses in a Lazy ‘S’ deep water configuration.