Rig Data: Tungsten Explorer

Rig Name: Tungsten Explorer
Rig Manager: Vantage Drilling
Rig Owner: Vantage Drilling Africa
Competitive Rig: Yes
Rig Type: Drillship
Drillship Type: Dynamic Positioning
Rig Design: Daewoo Shipbuilding DSME 12000
Rated Water Depth: 12,000 ft
Drilling Depth: 40,000 ft
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Rig Contract & Operating Status
Operating Status: Drilling
Operator: Total
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Rig Location
Region: Africa - West
Country: Congo
Current Water Depth: --
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Rig Construction Details
Classification: ABS
Rig Design: Daewoo Shipbuilding DSME 12000
Built By: Daewoo Shipbuilding  at the Okpo, South Korea shipyard
Delivery Year: 2013
Flag: Bahamas
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Rig Equipment
Derrick: Maritime Hydraulics 170' x 46' x 52'; Capacity: 2,500,000 lbs
Drawworks: Maritime Hydraulics GH 9000-EG-01 9,000 HP
Mud Pumps: 4 x Wirth TPK2200 Gear driven , 2,200 hp 7,500 psi,, 2200 HP
Top Drive: Maritime Hydraulics MDDM-1250-AC-2M 1250 sht capacity, AC motor driven, 101,200 ft lbs max continuous torque, 151,300 ft lbs intermittent, 0 -282 max rpm, 2 x 1270 hp AC motors, 2500 HP
Rotary Table: Maritime Hydraulics 75.5 in. diameter Model RTSS hydraulically driven, 20 rpm, 1250 sht capacity
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