Keppel FELS is on track to deliver ARABDRILL 60, a state-of-the-art KFELS B Class jackup rig, to Arabian Drilling Company(ADC) ahead of time, within budget and with a perfect safety record.
It will be the 21st new build rig to be delivered by Keppel FELS in 2013, setting a record for the most number of rig deliveries by a company in a single year.
ARABDRILL 60 will be ADC’s third such jackup rig from Keppel FELS and has been chartered to Saudi Aramco the first rig, ARABDRILL 50, is already working successfully for Saudi Aramco.
Keppel FELS is a strong supporter of Saudi Arabia’s offshore drilling program having also delivered SAR 202, a KFELS Super B Class jackup for Saudi Aramco.
With 50 KFELS B Class rigs delivered since 2002, this award-winning design has a proven track record of global operations, and established itself as the benchmark in the industry.