Rig: Energy Embracer

Name Energy Embracer
Owner Blue Ocean Drilling
Manager Northern Offshore Ltd
Rig Type Jackup
Sub Type Independent Leg Cantilever
Jackup Type Premium
Max Water Depth (ft) 375
Max Drill Depth (ft) 30000
Dimensions (ft) 226 x 203 x 26
Leg Length (ft) 504.6
Competitive Yes

Current Location

Country Qatar
Region Middle East

Drilling Equipment

Drawworks Type National Oilwell Varco ADS 10T
Drawworks HP 4600
Mud Pumps Type National Oilwell Varco 14-P-220 Triplex
Top Drive National Oilwell Varco TDS-8SA
Hookload Capacity (lbs) 1500000

Rig Construction Details

Rig Design Gusto MSC
Rig Model CJ46-X100-D
Year Built 2018
Country of Build China (PRC)
Yard Name Shanghai Waigaoqiao
Group Yard Name China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC)

Rig Contract Details

Operating Status Operational
Operator Qatar Petroleum


17 Oct 2014

Keel Laying Ceremony for 'Blue Ocean Drilling Jackup TBN 2'

On the morning of the 17th October 2014, the keel laying ceremony for the H1278 jackup rig was conducted at the Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipyard (SWS) in China. H1278 is the second Gusto MSC CJ46 jackup being constructed for Blue Ocean Drilling. Dr. Sun Yuanhui - Chairman of Blue Ocean Drilling, Mr. Chen Jun - Vice President of SWS, Mr. Zhang Wei - Chief Offshore Production Officer of SWS, and representatives from ABS’ site office attended the ceremony. The keel laying for H1278 follows the keel laying ceremony for Blue Ocean Drilling’s first jackup that took place on the 10th October.

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