The SUTA (Subsea Umbilical Termination Assembly) is located subsea and provides the hydraulic, chemical and electrical distribution between the control umbilical and the subsea system. The SUTA is designed to terminate the umbilical and to distribute the hydraulic, chemical and electrical supplies to the flying leads which in turn connect to the subsea trees and other subsea equipment such as SDU’s (subsea distribution unit) and subsea manifolds. The SUTA is mounted onto a special mounting base which in turn is installed onto a subsea foundation such as a mudmat.
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