Admitting the first oil flow from White Rabbit Field 03
10:06 | 04/03/2017
White Rabbit Field is located at Lot 09-01 on the southern continental shelf in 145 km from Vung Tau city by southeast direction. After about 5 month construction, Tam Dao rig 05 project has been completed and given the first oil flow.
Tam Dao 05 self-lifting rig invested by Vietsopetro and contracted PV Shipyard is a national focusing mechanical project. This is a largest self-lifting rig designed and made by Vietnam itseld so far. The project has been designed in accordance with the most modern pattern JU-2000E of USA Friede & Goldman company.
Tam Dao 05 rig has 18 thousand ton weight, 167m stem length and 2,995 ton load capacity. This is a project with complicated technology and large constructing lolume (1.5 times volume of the first rig – Tam Dao 03).
Tam Dao 05 rig has been designed for working at the sea water depth of 120m, with abilit to drill up to the depth of 9,000m; withstand extreme weather conditions, wind strength of over 12 level and wave height of 22m. The price of the rig is $230 million.