PV Drilling issues letter of award for rig

PV Drilling has issued a letter of award to Keppel FELS for a tender assist rig using KFELS SSDT 3600E design.

Offshore staff

SINGAPORE -- PV Drilling has issued a letter of award to Keppel FELS for a tender assist rig using KFELS SSDT 3600E design.

Targeted for delivery in 4Q 2011, the rig will be able to operate and maintain station keeping in water depths of up to 5,000 ft (1,524 m) alongside spars and tension leg platforms.

Suitable for offshore Vietnam’s harsh environment, the KFELS SSDT 3600E features an eight-point mooring system, which allows the rig to maintain its position amidst currents of up to 6 knots.

11/23/2009

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