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Delivery of Jack-Up Rig to Shelf Drilling

Shelf Drilling KrathongLamprell is pleased to announce the completion of the Shelf Drilling Krathong jack-up drilling rig and its delivery on schedule and within budget.

The rig will sail within the next few days for deployment by the client at its drilling location, offshore Thailand.
The Shelf Drilling Krathong rig has been designed and constructed to the same high quality specifications as its sister rig, the Shelf Drilling Chaopraya, which was delivered to Shelf Drilling in September 2016.

The LeTourneau Super 116E (Enhanced) Class rig features high specification offshore drilling technology, as well as accommodation for up to 160 people.

Commenting on the delivery, Christopher McDonald, Chief Executive Officer, Lamprell, says, “I am delighted to report the successful delivery of the second rig to our major client, Shelf Drilling. With this delivery, Lamprell has completed and delivered a total of 27 new build jack-up drilling rigs. We have a strong relationship with Shelf Drilling and we look forward to working with them on future projects.”