• The specially-designed category D rig is able to operate at water depths up to 1300 metres and drill wells down to8,500 metres. It will be a workhorse on mature fields, primarily for drilling production wells and well completion.It is a tailor-made semi-submersible rig for mid-water segments on the NCS, but is also applicable in other regions.

Aker Solutions wins "Cat D" drilling contract

Work on the project will start immediately.