RIG CONCEPT SELECTION

RIG DESIGN

  • This study was performed for the Kalamkas field, north of the Caspian Sea.
  • Three main principles have been considered.
  • ·  Concept  1: Drilling and production facilities installed on an artificial island.
  • · Concept 2: Drilling and production facilities installed in separate areas. Construction is intended to be in a Caspian Sea yard.
  • · Concept 3: Drilling facilities installed offshore and kept to a minimum; Production facilities onshore.

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