Patent Number: 6,309,160

Title: Offshore personnel transfer system

Abstract: An Offshore Personnel Transfer System moving men and materials between an offshore platform, or any oil and gas facility such as semi-submersibles, jack-ups, and the like, and a workboat is disclosed. The system does NOT require any special equipment on the workboat and is self powered deriving its energy from standard energy sources found on offshore facilities. Furthermore the system is comprised of standard off-the-shelf components.

Inventors: Greene, Jr.; George J (LaRue, TX)


International Classification: B63B 27/10 (20060101); B63B 27/00 (20060101); B63B 027/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018