Seatrium announced the successful delivery of its second jackup rig, named AlSila, to ADNOC Drilling Company PJSC (ADNOC Drilling). The state-of-the-art rig was completed and delivered on schedule, showcasing the Group’s ability to deliver world-class assets on time and on budget. The jackup rig is part of a series of five rigs that Seatrium New Energy (formerly Keppel FELS) had been building for Borr Drilling.
The construction contracts for the three rigs have since been novated by Borr Drilling to ADNOC Drilling. The recently completed AlSila is the second in a series of three jackup rigs. Built to world-class KFELS B Class design, the AlSila is capable of operating in water depths of over 400 feet, with the ability to drill to depths of up to 30,000 feet and deep wells both vertically and horizontally. The rig is also equipped with advanced and fully-automated high capacity rack and pinion elevating system, in addition to a Self-Positioning Fixation System that has the capacity to accommodate 150 persons with full amenities. These series of jackup rigs built at Seatrium’s Pioneer Yard in Singapore are specifically designed to meet the needs of a diverse range of customers, from small and independent oil companies to major multinational energy corporations.
(Source and image: Seatrium – AlSila jackup at Seatrium’s Pioneer yard in Singapore)