1 INTRODUCTION 16
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 16
1.2 DEFINITION 16
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 17
1.3.1 MARKET SEGMENTATION 17
1.3.2 REGIONAL SCOPE 17
1.3.3 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 18
1.4 CURRENCY 18
1.5 LIMITATIONS 18
1.6 STAKEHOLDERS 19

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 20
2.1 SCOPE 20
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 21
2.2.1 DEMAND-SIDE ANALYSIS 21
2.2.1.1 Assumptions 21
2.2.2 SUPPLY-SIDE ANALYSIS 21
2.2.2.1 Assumptions 21
2.2.2.2 Calculation 21
2.2.3 FORECAST 22
2.3 SOME OF THE INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS 22

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 23

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 27
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE FLOATING PRODUCTION STORAGE
AND OFFLOADING MARKET 27
4.2 FLOATING PRODUCTION STORAGE AND OFFLOADING MARKET, BY TYPE 28
4.3 FLOATING PRODUCTION STORAGE AND OFFLOADING MARKET, BY HULL TYPE 28
4.4 FLOATING PRODUCTION STORAGE AND OFFLOADING MARKET, BY PROPULSION 28
4.5 FLOATING PRODUCTION STORAGE AND OFFLOADING MARKET, BY USAGE 29
4.6 FLOATING PRODUCTION STORAGE AND OFFLOADING MARKET, BY REGION 29

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 30
5.1 INTRODUCTION 30
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 30
5.2.1 DRIVERS 31
5.2.1.1 Increased focus on offshore exploration & production activities 31
5.2.1.2 Increase in deep- and ultra-deepwater oil & gas production 31
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 31
5.2.2.1 High initial cost of building FPSOs 31
5.2.2.2 Volatile oil & gas prices 31
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 32
5.2.3.1 Technological advancement of FPSOs over other production systems 32
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 32
5.2.4.1 Increasing usage of renewable energy 32
5.2.4.2 Decommissioning of existing infrastructures 33

6 FLOATING PRODUCTION STORAGE AND OFFLOADING MARKET, BY PROPULSION 34
6.1 INTRODUCTION 35
6.2 SELF-PROPELLED 36
6.2.1 LOW TRANSPORTATION COST AND LESS TIME TO TRANSPORT CRUDE OIL AND NATURAL GAS TO END-USERS ARE LIKELY TO BOOST THE DEMAND
FOR SELF-PROPELLED FPSO 36
6.3 TOWED 37
6.3.1 GROWING DEMAND FOR NEW-BUILD FPSO WOULD FOSTER THE
DEMAND FOR TOWED FPSO 37

7 FLOATING PRODUCTION STORAGE AND OFFLOADING MARKET, BY HULL TYPE 38
7.1 INTRODUCTION 39
7.2 SINGLE HULL 40
7.2.1 LOW MAINTENANCE AND GREATER STABILITY ARE LIKELY TO GENERATE
THE DEMAND FOR SINGLE HULL TYPE FPSO 40
7.3 DOUBLE HULL 40
7.3.1 PROTECTION OF VESSELS FROM MARINE POLLUTION AND WATER INGRESSION IS LIKELY TO FOSTER THE DEMAND FOR THE DOUBLE HULL SEGMENT 40

8 FLOATING PRODUCTION STORAGE AND OFFLOADING MARKET, BY USAGE 42
8.1 INTRODUCTION 43
8.2 SHALLOW WATER 44
8.2.1 COST-EFFICIENCY AND CLEAR COMPLIANCE REQUIREMENTS ARE LIKELY TO BOOST DEMAND FOR FPSO IN SHALLOW WATER 44
8.3 DEEPWATER 45
8.3.1 EASY TRANSPORTATION OF CRUDE OIL AND NATURAL GAS USING FPSO IN DEEPWATER IS LIKELY TO FOSTER THE DEMAND FOR DEEPWATER FPSO 45
8.4 ULTRA-DEEPWATER 46
8.4.1 LACK OF PIPELINE INFRASTRUCTURE IN ULTRA-DEEPWATER IS LIKELY TO FOSTER THE DEMAND FOR FPSO IN ULTRA-DEEPWATER 46
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9 FLOATING PRODUCTION STORAGE AND OFFLOADING MARKET, BY TYPE 47
9.1 INTRODUCTION 48
9.2 NEW-BUILD 49
9.2.1 NEW-BUILD FPSO IS DESIGNED WITH ADVANCED FEATURES & MEET ALL THE REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS WHICH IS LIKELY TO GENERATE ITS DEMAND 49
9.3 CONVERTED 49
9.3.1 LOWER MODIFICATION COST AND LESSER CONSTRUCTION TIME TO BUILD CONVERTED FPSO IS LIKELY TO FOSTER ITS DEMAND IN THE FLOATING PRODUCTION STORAGE AND OFFLOADING MARKET 49

10 FLOATING PRODUCTION STORAGE AND OFFLOADING MARKET, BY REGION 51
10.1 INTRODUCTION 52
10.2 AMERICAS 53
10.2.1 BY PROPULSION 54
10.2.2 BY HULL TYPE 55
10.2.3 BY USAGE 55
10.2.4 BY TYPE 56
10.2.5 BY COUNTRY 57
10.2.5.1 Brazil 58
10.2.5.1.1 Increasing deep- and ultra-deepwater discoveries to drive the floating production storage and offloading market in Brazil 58
10.2.5.2 Mexico 58
10.2.5.2.1 Increasing number of upcoming FPSOs projects are likely to drive the market 58
10.2.5.3 US 59
10.2.5.3.1 Additions in liquefaction capacities ans increasing demand for production of oil & gas is likely to drive the US market 59
10.2.5.4 Canada 60
10.2.5.4.1 Exploration & production activities in offshore unconventional reserves and upcoming LNG projects is expected to drive the market in Canada 60
10.2.5.5 Rest of Americas 60
10.3 ASIA PACIFIC 61
10.3.1 BY PROPULSION 62
10.3.2 BY HULL TYPE 63
10.3.3 BY USAGE 63
10.3.4 BY TYPE 64
10.3.5 BY COUNTRY 65
10.3.5.1 China 66
10.3.5.1.1 Shift toward production from unconventional resources and new offshore oilfield discoveries are likely to drive the Chinese floating production storage and offloading market 66
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10.3.5.2 Australia 66
10.3.5.2.1 Production initiation from shale resources along with plans to redevelop mature fields is likely to drive the market 66
10.3.5.3 Indonesia 67
10.3.5.3.1 Deepwater discoveries in Eastern Indonesian region is expected to drive the floating production storage and offloading market in Indonesia 67
10.3.5.4 Vietnam 68
10.3.5.4.1 Increase in offshore exploration & production activities are expected to drive the FPSO market in the country 68
10.3.5.5 Malaysia 69
10.3.5.5.1 Rising focus on new offshore discovery would leverage opportunities for the Malaysian floating production storage and offloading market 69
10.3.5.6 India 69
10.3.5.6.1 Rising investments for offshore field development to drive the floating production storage and offloading market in India 69
10.3.5.7 Rest of Asia Pacific 70
10.4 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 71
10.4.1 BY PROPULSION 71
10.4.2 BY HULL TYPE 72
10.4.3 BY USAGE 72
10.4.4 BY TYPE 73
10.4.5 BY COUNTRY 74
10.4.5.1 Angola 75
10.4.5.1.1 Deepwater developments are expected to drive the market 75
10.4.5.2 Nigeria 76
10.4.5.2.1 Rising exploration & production activities in deepwater and ultra-deepwater oil & gas fields are expected to support the market during the forecast period 76
10.4.5.3 Ghana 77
10.4.5.3.1 Demand for deepwater FPSOs to provide lucrative opportunities to the FPSO operators 77
10.4.5.4 Egypt 77
10.4.5.4.1 Rise in demand for converted FPSOs to drive the floating production storage and offloading market during the forecast period 77
10.4.5.5 Saudi Arabia 78
10.4.5.5.1 The surge in offshore exploration is expected to drive floating production storage and offloading market 78
10.4.5.6 Rest of Middle East & Africa 78
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10.5 EUROPE 79
10.5.1 BY PROPULSION 79
10.5.2 BY HULL TYPE 80
10.5.3 BY USAGE 80
10.5.4 BY TYPE 81
10.5.5 BY COUNTRY 82
10.5.5.1 UK 82
10.5.5.1.1 Redevelopments in brownfields are expected to drive the floating production storage and offloading market in the UK 82
10.5.5.2 Norway 83
10.5.5.2.1 Discoveries in offshore Norwegian continental shelf are likely to boost the market 83
10.5.6 REST OF EUROPE 83
11 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 85
11.1 INTRODUCTION 85
11.2 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 87
11.3 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 87
11.3.1 CONTRACTS & AGREEMENTS 88
11.3.2 MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS 88
11.4 COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING 89
11.4.1 VISIONARY LEADERS 89
11.4.2 INNOVATORS 89
11.4.3 DYNAMIC DIFFERENTIATORS 89
11.4.4 EMERGING COMPANIES 89
12 COMPANY PROFILES 91
(Business overview, Products offered, Recent Developments, MNM view)*
12.1 BUMI ARMADA 91
12.2 SBM OFFSHORE 93
12.3 BLUEWATER ENERGY SERVICES 95
12.4 TEEKAY 96
12.5 SHELL 98
12.6 BP 100
12.7 EXXONMOBIL 102
12.8 PETROBRAS 104
12.9 TOTAL 106
12.10 CHEVRON 108
12.11 MODEC 110
12.12 BW OFFSHORE 113
*Details on Business overview, Products offered, Recent Developments, MNM view might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.
13 APPENDIX 115
13.1 INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS 115
13.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 115
13.3 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS? SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 119
13.4 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 121
13.5 RELATED REPORTS 121
13.6 AUTHOR DETAILS 122