RIG CONCEPT SELECTION

RIG DESIGN

  • This study was performed for the Kalamkas field, north of the Caspian Sea.
  • Three main principles have been considered.
  • ·  Concept 1: Drilling and production facilities installed on an artificial island.
  • · Concept 2: Drilling and production facilities installed in separate areas. Construction is intended to be in a Caspian Sea yard.
  • ·  Concept 3: Drilling facilities installed offshore and kept to a minimum; Production facilities onshore.

key facts

  • Rig location: Kalamkas field
    Kazakhstan
  • Clients / Partners:  Technip
  • Project Phase: Concept selection phase
  • Contract Start/Finish:  August 2011-April 2012