Rig Data: Development Driller III

Rig Name: Development Driller III
Rig Manager: Transocean Ltd.
Rig Owner: Transocean Partners LLC
Competitive Rig: Yes
Rig Type: Semisub
Semisub Generation: 6
Rig Design: GustoMSC DSS-51
Rated Water Depth: 10,000 ft
Drilling Depth: 37,500 ft
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Rig Contract & Operating Status
Operating Status: Drilling
Operator: BP
Contract start date, day rate, date available, future contract details, and more available via RigLogix.
Rig Location
Region: N. America - US GOM
Country: US
Current Water Depth: 6,853 ft
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Rig Construction Details
Classification: ABS
Rig Design: GustoMSC DSS-51
Built By: KeppelFELS  at the Singapore shipyard
Delivery Year: 2009
Flag: Vanuatu
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Rig Equipment
Derrick: NOV 228' x 57' x 57'; Capacity: 2,000,000 lbs
Drawworks: NOV AHD-1000 6,900 HP
Mud Pumps: 4 x NOV 14-P-220 triplex pumps each driven by two GEB-22A2 ac traction motors, rated to 7,500 psi, 2200 HP
Top Drive: NOV HPS1000 AC drive, hoisting capacity 2,000,000 lbs; continuous drilling
Rotary Table: NOV 60.5 in. diameter Model RST-605
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Transocean John Shaw
Transocean John Shaw
Manager: Transocean Ltd.
Location: Europe - North Sea
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