CIMC Raffles Cuts First Steel for Sinopec’s New Jack-Up Rig

China’s CIMC Raffles has kicked off work on a new jack-up rig for Sinopec. 

The steel cutting ceremony for the rig, named New Sheng Li #1 took place at the company’s yard in Yantai, China, yesterday morning.

This jack-up drilling rig will be designed and constructed based on the latest rules and regulations from CCS and China MSA, with the total length of 56 meters, width of 54 meters, depth of 5.5 meters, designed operating depth of 50 meters and maximum drilling depth of 7000 meters.

“New Sheng Li #1” is expected to be completed on the end of March, 2014 and would be deployed to exploit oil and gas in Bohai gulf.

 

Offshore Energy Today Staff, June 26, 2013

Share this article

Follow Offshore Energy Today

Events>

<< Dec 2019 >>
MTWTFSS
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31 1 2 3 4 5

Africa Oil Week 2020

For over 25 years Africa Oil Week has been the meeting place for Africa’s most senior E&P stakeholders.

read more >

CERAWeek 2020

 Each year, CERA clients gathered for a few days in Houston…

read more >

Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2020

The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) showcases leading-edge technology for offshore drilling, exploration…

read more >

2020 EXPLORATION AND PRODUCTION STANDARDS CONFERENCE ON OILFIELD EQUIPMENT AND MATERIALS

The development of consensus standards is one of API’s oldest and most successful programs.

read more >

Jobs>

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of OffshoreEnergyToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of OffshoreEnergyToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply