About Bideford Dolphin

Operating Parameters

Length
355ft (108.2m overall)
Breadth
221ft (67.36m) overall
Depth
70 ft (21.3m) from main deck
Variable Deck Load
3500 MT (operating)
Quarters
100
Water Depth
1500 ft
Exploration Drilling
Production Drilling
Well Testing
Completion Jobs
P&A campaigns
Work Over jobs

Drilling Equipment

Derrick
Ram Rig (400 MT)
Mudpumps
3 x Emsco FB 1600
Top Drive
Maritime Hydraulics 650 MT
Mooring system
8 point
Positioning System
Positioning System
BOP System
10,000 psi
Sub Sea Hand. Sys
X-mas tree handling
Deck Crane
1 x 50 & 1 x 40 tons
Bulk Handling
Automatic Bulk Hose handling Station

Specifications

Name
Bideford Dolphin
Flag
Singapore
Owner
Bideford Dolphin Pte Ltd
Manager
Dolphin Drilling AS
Year Built
1975/1999
Builder
Aker Verdal/BMV A/S, Oslo, Norway/A Verkstad, Norway. Major upgrade 1997/1999
Design
Enhanced Aker H-3 design – 4th generation Spec w/5th generation Drilling Package
Classification
DnV 1A1,Column stabilised drilling unit, CRANE, HELDK, DRILL (N)