Past Projects

Frigstad Shekou and Kristiansand Construction Management

Type:
Ultra deepwater semi-submersible
Customer:
Frigstad Deepwater Limited
Period:
2013 - 2017
Work Description:
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Total E&P South Africa

Type:
Riser Analysis
Customer:
Total E&P
Period:
June 2015 - November 2016
Work Description:
TOTAL South Africa engaged Frigstad Engineering to participate in the design competition to propose the best solution for an ultra deepwater drilling campaign in harsh environmental conditions.
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SKD Kinabalu

Type:
Semi-Submersible
Customer:
Sepura Kenchana Drilling
Period:
December 2011 - May 2016 (several projects)
Work Description:
Basic & detailed design, construcion and operability study for SKD Kinabaul on behalf of Sapura Kenchana Drilling.
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Frigstad D80 DP + M - Design

Type:
Ultra deepwater semi-submersible
Customer:
Development of own design
Period:
September 2000 - ongoing
Work Description:
Design work for ultra deepwater semisubmersible drilling unit up till concept approval by Class.

Energy Driller

Type:
Semi-Submersible
Customer:
Northern Offshore
Period:
July 2015
Work Description:
Feasibility studies and worked with Class (ABS) to prepare necessary paperworks to proof to ONGC that the rig would be able to comply with VL requirement with an upgrade works.
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Heerema Sleipnir

Type:
Semi-Submersible
Customer:
Jurong Shipyard
Period:
April 2015
Work Description:
Frigstad Engineering Singapore was engaged as a consultant to conduct an independent verification for design optimization for the NSCV.
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Frigstad T70 - Design

Type:
Semi-Submersible
Customer:
Development of own design
Period:
June 2001 - ongoing
Work Description:
Design of a new deepwater Self Erecting Tender Assisted Drilling Unit for operations in Gulf Of Mexico, West Africa and Asia.

Baltic Jack-Up

Type:
Jack-up
Customer:
Shelf Drilling
Period:
2014-2015
Work Description:
Owner's representative for managing, inspection and witnessing during reactivation and upgrade Project. Baltic is a LeTourneau Super 300 Jack Up owned by Shelf Drilling. On top of Baltic Jack Up, the team was also deployed to do inspect and manage minor works on other Jack Up reactivation project: Key Singapore and Trident XVI.

West Linus

Type:
Jack-up
Customer:
Seadril Deepwater
Period:
October 2013
Work Description:
Frigstad Engineering was deployed in Jurong Shipyard, Singapore during construction of West Linus owned by Seadrill Deepwater. West Linus is a Gusto MSC CJ70™ Jack Up with compliance to North Sea Specification. Frigstad Engineering Singapore was requested to provide supervisor and expert witness during deadweight inspection on the final stage of construction project.

Island Innovator

Type:
Semi-Submersible
Customer:
ABN AMRO / Mass Capitel
Period:
October 2012 - March 2013 (3 projects)
Work Description:
Technical due diligence of Island Innovator - Contract review, work with rig specification, site inspections and rig inspection.
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Scarabeo 9 (former S/S Frigstad Oslo)

Type:
Semi-Submersible
Customer:
Saipem S.p.A
Period:
2006-2011
Work Description:
The construction of the “Scarabeo 9” was initiated by Frigstad Discoverer Invest Ltd in 2006, a company founded by the Frigstad group and later acquired by Saipem S.p.A in end of 2007. The “Scarabeo 9” is a rig of the Frigstad D90™ design and will be the most powerful and capable ultra deepwater semisubmersible drilling rig ever constructed, equipped with a dual Ramrig drilling package from Aker Solutions and able to operate in water depths of up to 12,000ft and drilling depths of up to 50,000ft.
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Rowan Norway

Type:
Jack-up drilling units
Customer:
Xcite Energy
Period:
March 2011 - June 2011
Work Description:
FEK was assigned by Xcite Energy to do status and follow up review for Rowan Norway which was under construction in Keppel FELS Shipyard, Singapore. The main objective was to continuously monitor the completion and commissioning progress to ensure timely delivery for the rig. The work was done by sending FES team into the shipyard and attending regular shipyard meeting, visual progress, and witnessing critical commissioning system, such as endurance test. Early identification of problems was to be raised to prevent delayed delivery.

Noble Bully II

Type:
Drillship
Customer:
Noble Drilling
Period:
March 2011
Work Description:
Assigned by Noble Drilling to perform an initial assessment for installation and incorporation of well test package equipment into Noble Bully II drillship. The drillship was under repair and upgrade project in Keppel FELS Shipyard, Singapore. The focus of the assessment would be the equipment layout, crane coverage, and existing deck load capacity.

Energy Searcher

Type:
Drillship
Customer:
Northern Offshore
Period:
January 2011
Work Description:
Assigned by Northern Offshore to inspect and, later on, to manage steel replacement program for Drillship “Energy Searcher” in Sembawang Shipyard, Singapore. This was as a follow up project from the previous inspection while the drillship was still in India. The project included development of work packages for steel replacement. This was done by performing UT testing. Further than that, to execute the steel replacement program, a work plan was developed including: access planning, sequence of works, etc.

Vicksburg EMEPMI

Type:
Engineering project
Customer:
Atwood
Period:
July 2002 - November 2002
Work Description:
Engineering works and design services on Vicksburg on design base oil additive tank, brine/miex storage tank, trip tank, update GA drawings, layout drill floor impact area, etc

Oil Tools - Vicksburg EMEPMI

Type:
Engineering
Customer:
Oiltools
Period:
July 2002 - October 2002
Work Description:
Engineering works and design services on Flow Line Cleaner, Mud Trough under rig floor, Longitudinal Mud Trough and Derrick Shakers

SS Frigstad Rio - Design

Type:
Semi-submersible drilling unit
Customer:
Development of own design
Period:
October 2001 - June 2002
Work Description:
Design work for ultra deepwater semisubmersible drilling unit with Dual Drilling facilities up to class concept approval. This unit is designed to operate in up to 10,000ft of water depth in DP3 mode.

Safe Scandinavia - TAD Study

Type:
Technical & Commercial Study
Customer:
Safe Service Limited
Period:
May 2001 - January 2002
Work Description:
Complete technical and commercial studies on conversion of the semi submersible unit from accommodation unit to a modern tender asisted drilling unit

JU Noram 252

Type:
Engineering
Customer:
Gil Offshore Limited
Period:
March 2000 - March 2001
Work Description:
Complete Engineering & feasibility study for upgrading the unit to a cantilever drilling unit

Northern Explorer II

Type:
Mooring Analysis
Customer:
Frigstad Offshore Pte Ltd
Period:
October 1997 - June 1998
Work Description:
Mooring analysis & shallow gas procedures for Northern Explorer II for operations offshore Indonesia and Southern part of the Caspian Sea

Northern Explorer II

Type:
Drillship
Customer:
Sea Tankers Management Co Ltd (Northern Offshore ASA Norway.)
Period:
October 1997 - February 1998
Work Description:
Receive drill ship in Singapore after 5 year lay-up in Canada. Engineering studies, evaluations and management of re-activation work and start up of drilling operations in Indonesia.

Galaxy Driller

Type:
Engineering
Customer:
Frigstad Offshore Pte Ltd
Period:
December 1997
Work Description:
Top Drive Installation of Galaxy Driller. Engineering studies and services in connection with derrick modifications, vessel stability etc. related to new top drive installation.

Port Princess

Type:
Engineering
Customer:
Marine Drilling Co., USA
Period:
August 1996 - December 1996
Work Description:
Drawings & engineering work in connection with major upgrading and refurbishment work independent JU

SS Byford Dolphin

Type:
Engineering
Customer:
Dolphin Drilling Aberdeen
Period:
September 1994
Work Description:
Technical services / engineering work related to rig upgrading & modifications of "SS Byford Dolphin"