Malaysian floater specialist Yinson has achieved a new milestone for the Anna Nery floating production, storage and offloading vessel destined for Petrobras’ ageing Marlim field offshore Brazil.

Naming ceremonies were held concurrently on Wednesday at Chinese yard Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry’s facility in Qidong, China and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Naming ceremonies: held concurrently in Qidong, China, and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Photo: YINSON

Yinson said the FPSO will sail away from Qidong in the third quarter this year and will make a three-day stopover in Singapore for a crew change and to replenish supplies.