H2148 Drillship

 H2148 Drillship

H2148 Drillship -1 Project description:

  • The ultra-deepwater newbuild drillship equipped for drilling in up to 10,000 feet of water depth, upgradable to 12,000 feet of water depth with additional equipment, and constructing wells up to 40,000 feet total depth.

Customer challenges:

  • The new rig will feature advanced dynamic positioning capabilities, triple activity load paths, a derrick rated for 4 million lb (1.8 million kg), dual liquid-storage systems, larger quarters and an efficient deck design that provides more space than previous- generation drillships.

Nexans solutions:

  • Outer Sheath: TXOH - Halogen free, thermo plastic compound to XLPE SHF1.
  • NEK 606 – EPR, SHF2, mud resistance.