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Rig Data: GSF Galaxy III

Rig Name: GSF Galaxy III
Rig Manager: Transocean Ltd.
Rig Owner: Transocean Ltd.
Competitive Rig: Yes
Rig Type: Jackup
Jackup Type: Independent Leg Cantilever
Rig Design: Keppel Fels KFELS MOD VI Universe Class
Rated Water Depth: 400 ft
Drilling Depth: 30,000 ft
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Rig Contract & Operating Status
Operating Status: Drilling
Operator: Nexen
 
Contract start date, day rate, date available, future contract details, and more available via RigLogix.
  
Rig Location
Region: Europe - North Sea
Country: UK
Current Water Depth: --
Location start date, end date, well location, past and future locations, and more available via RigLogix.
Rig Construction Details
Classification: ABS
Rig Design: Keppel Fels KFELS MOD VI Universe Class
Shipyard: Singapore
Delivery Year: 1999
Flag: Vanuatu
Construction costs, dimensions, capacities, and dozens of other fields of data on each rig are available via RigLogix.
  
Rig Equipment
Derrick: Dreco 170' x 40' x 40'; Capacity: 1,600,000 lbs
Drawworks: National Oilwell E-3000 3,000 HP
Mud Pumps: 3 x National Oilwell 14-P-220 triplex each driven by two GE 752 hi-torque DC traction motors, rated to 7500 psi with plungers and hi-pressure liners, 2200 HP
Top Drive: Varco TDS-4S 750 short tons, continuous drilling torque rating 45,500 ft.-lbs., with a Varco PRS3l pipehandler
Rotary Table: Varco 49.5 in. diameter Model RST HYO hydraulic motor driven, non-drilling
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