SELFLOTE Single Carcass Floating Hose
Offshore Marine Hoses
Selflote was the first integrally floated offshore oil hose in the world. Its single carcass design was as unique then as the new generation of Selflote is now, the standard against which others are compared. Through continuing programmes of innovative technical evolution today’s Selflote combines immense strength with flexibility and is capable of withstanding the demands of the world’s most exposed offshore installations.
- Proven design
- Highly flexible
- Unique patented second lining
- Excellent fatigue resistance
- Over 40 years service history
- Specialised fitting design
- Floatation bonding system resistant to sea water ingress
Standards and Specifications
As a minimum, Dunlop Oil & Marine Safgard hoses fully meet the requirements of the Oil Companies International Marine Forum publication “Guide to Purchasing, Manufacturing and Testing of Loading and Discharge Hoses for Offshore Moorings”, latest edition, (commonly referred to as “OCIMF Hose Guide” ).
All hoses are manufactured under a quality system which is fully accredited to ISO 9001:2000 and API Q1 standards. Manufacture is in full compliance with the Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) 97/23/EC and, following assessment under module H, hoses are CE branded where required.
Dunlop Oil & Marine offshore loading hose designs also satisfy individual specifications prepared by major companies.