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Kan Tan IV Completes Drilling Contract in South China Sea

Kan Tan IV has completed a one well contact for ENI and commences yard stay in Singapore

The Frigstad Offshore managed semi-submersible drilling rig Kan Tan IV has completed a one well drilling campaign by ENI China BV in Block 28/20 in the South China Sea.

The rig will now undergo a brief short yard stay at Sembawang Shipyard in Singapore to prepare for multi well drilling campaign with OMV and AWE in New Zealand.

The Kan Tan IV is managed by Frigstad Offshore Drilling (Cyprus) Ltd on behalf of owner Sinopec Star Petroleum Company Ltd. The rig is an Enhanced Pacesetter delivered by FELS in Singapore in 1983, capable of operating in up to 2,000ft of water depth and equipped with a 18-3/4 15K BOP. The rig is currently anchored off Singapore having completed an extensive refurbishment program including going into dry-dock to have its hull overhauled and an update of the on-board equipment.