Shorebase - Kakinada
AFP Operations has a local shorebase in Kakinada responsible for local support, logistics of personnel and materials, domestic procurements, import- and export shipments. Kakinada is a small coastal town in Andhre Pradesh. The nearest commercial airport is Rajahmundry wich is 60 km South East of Kakinada.
The team at the shorebase coordinates and organises:
- Crew shifts
- Food supplies
- Onshore accommodation
- Transport of crew and materials in and out from offshore location.
- Required permits and licenses for import and export of shipments.
The shorebase has a warehouse for materials in transit and long term storage for assets and pare parts for the FPSO.