Rig: Virtue-1

Name Virtue-1
Owner Virtue Drilling PTE LTD
Manager Jindal Drilling & Industries Ltd
Rig Type Jackup
Sub Type Independent Leg Cantilever
Jackup Type Premium
Max Water Depth (ft) 350
Max Drill Depth (ft) 30000
Dimensions (ft) 234 x 208 x 25
Leg Length (ft) 491
Competitive Yes

Current Location

Country --
Region --

Drilling Equipment

Drawworks Type --
Drawworks HP 3000
Mud Pumps Type --
Top Drive --
Hookload Capacity (lbs) 1500000

Rig Construction Details

Rig Design Keppel FELS
Rig Model B Class
Year Built 2008
Country of Build Singapore
Yard Name Pioneer Yard I
Group Yard Name Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd.

Rig Contract Details

Operating Status Enroute
Operator --

News

6 Dec 2008

Keppel FELS completes Jindal’s 2nd jackup ahead of schedule and incident-free

Keppel FELS Limited (Keppel FELS) is set to deliver a jackup rig ahead of schedule to Virtue Drilling, an associate company of India’s Jindal Drilling & Industries (Jindal). Named in the presence of Guest-of-Honour, Dr Lee Boon Yang, Singapore’s Minister for Information, Communications and the Arts, the jackup rig VIRTUE I, has also achieved a clean safety record of about 2.1 million manhours worked without incidents. VIRTUE I is the second jackup rig Keppel FELS has completed for Jindal and has been contracted by India’s Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) in the Indian Ocean for a period of five years. The first rig, DISCOVERY I was delivered in September this year, 49 days ahead of schedule and without incidents.

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