Noble Clyde Boudreaux

Noble Clyde Boudreaux


Rig Type Semisubmersible
Rig Design Modified Friede & Goldman 9500 Enhanced Pacesetter
Builder Vyborg Shipyard
Year Built/Upgraded 1987 / 2007
Classification ABS A1, Column Stabilized Drilling Unit, CRC
Flag Liberia
MODU Code 1989
Water Depth 10,000 ft
Drilling Depth 35,000 ft
Variable Deck Load 11,562 kips
Hook Load 2,000 kips
Setback Capacity 1,500 kips
Quarters Capacity 200
Draft (Operating/Transit) 66 ft / 29 ft Moonpool 96 ft x 17 ft
Depth 100 ft Length 318 ft Breadth 248 ft


Derrick NOV DHM12422
Drawworks National Oilwell 2040-UDBEL
Top Drive National Oilwell PS-2-1000; 90,000 ft-lbs
Rotary National CE Model T; 60-1/2 in
Iron Roughneck Varco AR-5000; 100,000/120,000 ft-lbs. m/u / b/o torque
Motion Compensator Shaffer 25-1000-DA CMC
Riser Tensioner/Stoke (12) Shaffer; 160 kips; 12.5 ft stroke
Riser Details Shaffer FTH
LMRP (1) NOV Shaffer 18-3/4 in x 10 psi annular
BOP NOV Shaffer NXT; 6 ram; 18-3/4 in x 15k psi w/ Shaffer 18-3/4 in x 10k psi annular
Control System NOV Shaffer MUX System
Pipe Handling Systems NOV PRS4i
Solids Control System (6) Brandt LCM-3D-CS
Diverter Shaffer CSO; 21-/14 in
Tree Storage/Handling TBD
Cranes (2) Primary NOV Dreco 96 DNS 180AE-2.5 1 Secondary NOV Hydralift knuckleboom
Mud Pumps (4) Emsco FC 2200; 2200 HP
Engines (6) Caterpillar 3516B-HD
Station Keeping Moored
Thrusters N/A


Fuel 12,564 bbls Brine Storage 2,774 bbls
Drill Water 9,240 bbls Base Oil Storage 5,074 bbls
Bulk Storage 25,800 cu ft Liquid Mud (Active+Reserve) 10,032 bbls
Sack Storage 3,000 sacks
For more information about the capabilities of our fleet, please contact:
Noble Corporation plc
Devonshire House
1 Mayfair Place
London W1J8AJ
Noble Drilling Services Inc.
13135 South Dairy Ashford, Suite 800
Sugar Land, TX 77478
Tel: +1281.276.6100
These specifications are intended for informational purposes only. Noble makes no warranties about the accuracy or completeness of any information contained herein.