One of the oil industry's largest self-propelled drills ships has begun operations in Southeast Asia. This article offers the information on some of the vessel's unique equipment and features, which were modified-based on past experience-from conventional hardware. The new drillship is designed to drill to 30,000 ft in water depths to 1,000 ft.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Gulf Publishing Company

    Box 2608
    Houston, TX  United States  77001
  • Publication Date: 1976-2-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 32-35
  • Serial:
    • World Oil
    • Volume: 182
    • Issue Number: 2
    • Publisher: Gulf Publishing Company

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00136348
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 13 1976 12:00AM