DD-KG1

RIG
DD-KG1
TYPE
DRILLSHIP
BUILT
2008
START
Jul-18
END
Nov-19
EXTENSION
TBC
ODR
$140,000
EDR
TBC
LOCATION
KG-DWN-98/3
OWNER
TRANSOCEAN
OPERATOR
RELIANCE INDS.
MANAGER
N/A
LATITUDE
16° 11' 57.60'' N
LONGITUDE
82° 35' 00'' E
STATUS
DRILLING
CAPABILITY
3658-METRES
COMMENT
05-AUG-18: DD-KG1 STARTS ITS DEVELOPMENT DRILLING CAMPAIGN BY SPUDDING KG-D6-AR2 WELL WITH A 36-INCH CONDUCTOR, FOLLOWED BY A 26-INCH AND A 20-INCH CASING | 04-JUL-18: DD-KG1 RECEIVES ALL CLEARANCES INCLUDING FROM THE INDIAN NAVY AND MOVES OUT FROM KAKINADA PORT OUTER ANCHORAGE TO WATER DEPTHS OF 1800 METRES BY JULY 5 | 18-JUN-18: DD-KG1 REACHES KAKINADA FOR INSPECTION AHEAD OF RELIANCE CONTRACT BEGINNING MID-JULY TO DRILL 6 \'FIRM\' WELLS AT THE R-SERIES FIELDS INSIDE KG-DWN-98/3 IN PHASE-1; 2 \'OPTIONAL\' WELLS IN PHASE-II AND UPTO 7 \'OPTIONAL\' WELLS IN PHASE-III | 07-DEC-17: RELIANCE ISSUES LOA TO TRANSOCEAN FOR A PERIOD OF ONE AND HALF YEAR WITH AN OPTION TO EXTEND CONTRACT BY ONE YEAR