Project background

Project background

SBM Offshore signed together with Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras) for a 22.5 years lease and operate of FPSO Mero 2, to be deployed at the Mero field in the Santos Basin offshore Brazil, 180 kilometers offshore Rio de Janeiro.

The FPSO will be designed to produce 180,000 barrels of oil per day. Furthermore the FPSO will have a water injection capacity of 250,000 barrels per day, associated gas treatment capacity of 12 million standard cubic meters per day and a minimum storage capacity of 1.4 million barrels of crude oil.

The weight of the FPSO topside modules will be around 33,000 tons. The FPSO will be spread moored in approximately 2,000 meters water depth. 


Mero-2 Double Eccentric Butterfly Valve DN400~DN60
Body Material: C95500

Scope of Supply

During this project, AFFCO successfully supplied a batch of CL150 C95500 bronze butterfly valves.

For FPSO scope of supply, AFFCO manufactured and supplied all valves including butterfly valve, ball, Double Block and Bleed (DBB), gate, check, global in diverse pressure ratings, soft and metal seated, in materials such as Ni Al Br, CS and Stainless Steel.

Butterfly Valve


AFFCO Butterfly Valve play a critical role in isolation service across hundreds of installations

Double block and bleed valve

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AFFCO design and manufacture double block an Bleed Valve (DBB) to satisfy project dimensional requirements.

Check Valve


Check Valve in a wide variety of material and specification configurations to suit your application or project

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