BUCHAN

The  FPS, converted from the Drillmaster Semisubmersible, preparing to be towed out to  the Buchan field.

Buchan

Schematic of the Buchan field development

This is Buchan in Stornaway . It was originally the Semisub rig Drillmaster that was converted for floating production

The Buchan field loading buoy

Apache

Buchan saw the first use of the reelship Apache. I think the this was the first time that reel lay was used in the North Sea