Rig Data: Heydar Aliyev (Maersk Explorer)

Rig Name: Heydar Aliyev (Maersk Explorer)
Rig Manager: Maersk Drilling
Rig Owner: Maersk Drilling
Competitive Rig: No
Rig Type: Semisub
Semisub Generation: 4
Rig Design: GustoMSC DSS 20-CAS-M
Rated Water Depth: 3,000 ft
Drilling Depth: 30,000 ft
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Rig Contract & Operating Status
Operating Status: Drilling
Operator: BP
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Rig Location
Region: Asia - Caspian
Country: Azerbaijan
Current Water Depth: --
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Rig Construction Details
Classification: ABS
Rig Design: GustoMSC DSS 20-CAS-M
Built By: KeppelFELS  at the Singapore shipyard
Delivery Year: 2003
Flag: Azerbaijan
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Rig Equipment
Derrick: Dreco 180' x 40' x 40'; Capacity: 2,000,000 lbs
Drawworks: National Oilwell UBDEL 2040 4,000 HP
Mud Pumps: 3 x Wirth 7,500 psi, 2200 HP
Top Drive: National Oilwell PS-2, 2000 HP
Rotary Table: NOV 49.5 in. diameter 2,000,000 lb load capacity
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