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Ensign's ADR 1500S drilling rigs are planned and built in the Company's global rig manufacturing facilities situated in Houston, Texas and Nisku, Alberta.
The Company previously announced that it has secured a platform tender-assist drilling rig capable of drilling to 16,000 feet from Petrex, S.
The multi-million dollar contract was awarded by Algerian state owned drilling contractor, Enafor and will see Bentec deliver seven desert drilling rigs.
According to the firm, The premium drilling rig is capable of operating in water depths of up to 400 feet and drilling to a total depth of thirty thousand 30,000 feet sub-sea.
Ultimately, we will help protect people working on the drilling rig and the asset itself.
Petrohawk expects to be operating eight to ten drilling rigs during the remainder of 2006 and expects that five to ten non-operated rigs will be running at all times.
Jo, President of Turnkey said, "This agreement represents a significant first step in Turnkey's unique business plan of participating in oil and gas plays by applying Casing Drilling technology utilized in Turnkey's purpose-built Casing Drilling rigs.
He went on to say that at present oil industry needed 100 onshore drilling rigs adding contractors should actively participate in manufacturing or importing drilling rigs in order to realize the fifth five year development plan targets on rising oil production to 5.
The construction of the Heydar Aliyev semi-submersible drilling rig, the world's first and the only sixth generation rig, withstanding the pressure of 1,400 atmospheres, completed in May 2017.
Zhang Mi, Chairman of Honghua commented, "Honghua and KDC has established deep parternership for eight years, which fully demonstrated Honghua, as one of the largest global land drilling rig manufacturers, has consolidated its leading position in the Middle East market.
The Dutch drilling company Swift Drilling BV commissioned development and construction of the Terra Invader 250CL drilling rig that will be installed on the SWIFT #10 jack-up drilling unit.