Drilling Rig

West Venture Drilling Rig
West Venture is a 5 th generation drilling unit delivered in 2000.
West Venture has been operating on the Norwegian Continental Shelf
since 2000, performing Development drilling, Intervention work and
Plug & Abandon operations.


Design: Moss CS 45
Built/year: Hitachi/2000
Flag: Norway
Classification: DNV GL
Class notations: DYNPOS AUTRO, E0, HELDK, CRANE

Length: 81.7m
Breath: 69.7m
Max. water depth: 1200m
Drilling depth: 9000m
Variable deck load: 5500MT
Propulsion: 8 x 55 MT thrust
Transit speed: 10 knots
Helideck: S-92
Accommodation: 114 persons

Source:  www.seadrill.com