ENSCO rig arrives in Malta

Offshore staff

ROTTERDAM, the NetherlandsFairmount Marine has delivered the drilling rig ENSCO 5004 to port in Malta following a voyage from offshore Rio de Janeiro.

The 94.7-m (310-ft) long, 70.4-m (231-ft) semisubmersible drilling rig was built in 1982.

During the 5,782 nautical mile tow, the Fairmount transportation vessel speeds reached more than 7 knots.

01/10/2014

ENSCO 5004 semisubmersible drilling rig

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