Keppel completes Transocean's Development Driller III

Keppel FELS (Keppel FELS) has completed Transocean's Development Driller III, an ultra-deepwater drilling rig built to Keppel's proprietary DSSTM 51 semisubmersible design.

Offshore staff

SINGAPORE -- Keppel FELS (Keppel FELS) has completed Transocean's Development Driller III, an ultra-deepwater drilling rig built to Keppel's proprietary DSSTM 51 semisubmersible design.

The rig is designed to construct wells as deep as 11,430 m (37,500 ft) and operate in water depths of up to 2,286 m (7,500 ft), upgradable to 12,192 m (40,000 ft) and 3,048 m (10,000 ft), respectively.

02/09/2009

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