Rig: Deepwater Champion

Name Deepwater Champion
Owner Triton Nautilus Asset Leasing GmbH
Manager Transocean Offshore Deepwater Drilling Inc.
Rig Type Drillship
Sub Type Ultradeep Water
Jackup Type --
Max Water Depth (ft) 10000
Max Drill Depth (ft) 40000
Dimensions (ft) 752 x 118 x 59.6
Leg Length (ft) --
Competitive Yes

Current Location

Country Trinidad
Region Latin America

Drilling Equipment

Drawworks Type National Oilwell Varco AHD-1000
Drawworks HP 6900
Mud Pumps Type National Oilwell Varco 14-P-220 Triplex
Top Drive National Oilwell Varco TDS-1000
Hookload Capacity (lbs) 2500000

Rig Construction Details

Rig Design Gusto MSC
Rig Model P10,000
Year Built 2010
Country of Build South Korea
Yard Name Ulsan Shipyard
Group Yard Name Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI)

Rig Contract Details

Operating Status Cold Stacked
Operator --

Rig Images

News

21 May 2015

Exxon announces discovery in Guyana

Exxon Mobil Corporation (“Exxon”) today announced a significant oil discovery at the Liza-1 well on the Stabroek Block, located approximately 120 miles offshore Guyana. The well was drilled by ExxonMobil’s affiliate, Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Ltd and encountered more than 295 feet (90 meters) of high-quality oil-bearing sandstone reservoirs. It was safely drilled to 17,825 feet (5,433 meters) in 5,719 feet (1,743 meters) of water. The Stabroek Block covers 6.6 million acres (26,800 square kilometers). “I am encouraged by the results of the first well on the Stabroek Block,” said Stephen M. Greenlee, president of ExxonMobil Exploration Company. “Over the coming months we will work to determine the commercial viability of the discovered resource, as well as evaluate other resource potential on the block.” The well was spud on March 5th, 2015. The well data will be analysed in the coming months to better determine the full resource potential. Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Ltd. holds 45% interest. Hess Guyana Exploration Limited holds 30% interest and CNOOC Nexen Petroleum Guyana Limited holds 25% interest.

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