Feb 3: A Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel TRINITY SPIRIT with a capacity to process up to 22,000 barrels of oil per day, inject up to 40,000 barrels of water per day and store 2 million barrels of oil, has exploded and sunk at the Ukpokiti Terminal, around Excravos, Warri South-west, Delta State, Nigeria. According to the first information, ten workers were onboard the facilities, of which seven are missing, and three casualties feared.
The incident is confirmed by owner SEPCOL: “The management of Shebah Exploration & Production Company Ltd (SEPCOL) in receivership, hereby announces the unfortunate incident of a fire that engulfed our offshore facility, the FPSO Trinity Spirit located at the Ukpokiti Teminal, following an explosion during the early hours of Wednesday, 2nd of February 2022.
Name: TRINITY SPIRIT
Vessel Type - Generic: Other
Vessel Type - Detailed: Floating Storage/Production
Gross Tonnage: 132995
Summer DWT: 274774 t
Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 337.05 x 54.5 m
Year Built: 1976
Home Port: MONROVIA