Rig Type Drill-ship Mono Hull
Owner Aban Offshore Ltd
Design&class Hapag Lloyd Werft GmbH;

ABS Maltese Cross A-1(M) & IRS

Construction & Conversion YearHapag Lloyd Werft  ,Hapag-Lloyd Bremerhaven shipyard West Germany


Converted to Drill ship 1975

Water Depth600
Drilling Depth20,000'
Quarters100 Persons
Hull183 length; 21.7 m Breadth
Variable Load23,832 Kips
Heliport83' Dia
StorageMud & Cmt Bulk-19,360 cu.ft; Sack Storage-465 cu.m

Liquid Mud-4223 bbls;

Fuel-22160 bbls;

Drill Water-17345 bbls;

Pot Water-1440 bbls;

Drilling EquipmentDraw works-Oil Well E-2000, 1600 HP;Driven by two EMD D-79-MB DC Motors

Mud Pumps-2 Gardner Denver PZ-11;1,600 HP each.

Prime movers-Five EMD 12-645-E116V, 1,650 HP each; Propulsion Engine-Provence Doxford Model LBD-65;9000 HP

DC-DC System;

Rotary Table-Continental EMSCO ModelT-4950; 49 1/2"

Top Drive-Maritime Hydraulics Model PTD-EA-01/Hydraulic

DerrickLee C Moore; 160';

1,000,000 lbs

BOP SystemTwo Hydril 18 3/4", Double,10,000 psi Ram Preventers;

Hydril GL, 18 3/4",5,000 psi Upper & Lower Annular Preventers;

20" Regan Type KFDS Diverter.;

Vetco H-4,18 3/4",10,000 psi Stack connector;

Cameron Model-70,18 3/4",10,000 psi Riser Connector;

CranesOne FMC Link Belt Type 238; 2 Nos. FMC Link Belt Type 108;

43.5 Tons and 19.8 Tons.

Mooring2 nos. Baldt LWT,33,000 lbs Anchors;6 nos. Baldt LWT, 30,000 lbs Anchors and 2 nos. Baldt LWT, 30,000 lbs Spare Piggy back anchors.;

4 nos. National D-506-E Anchor Winches driven by EMD D-79 DC Motors.

5,50,000 lbs pull intermittent.

Work AreaMumbai High
Former NamesFalcon Ice, Danwood Ice
Rig Photograph