Noble Globetrotter I

Noble Globetrotter I


Rig Type Drillship
Rig Design Globetrotter Class
Builder STX Shipbuilding & Huisman
Year Built/Upgraded 2011
Classification ABS +A1, Drilling Unit, Ice Class IA, (E), +AMS, +ACCU, +DPS-3, RW
Flag Liberia
MODU Code 1989
Water Depth 10,000 ft
Drilling Depth 40,000 ft
Variable Deck Load 45,459 kips
Hook Load 2,000 kips
Setback Capacity 2,100 kips
Quarters Capacity 180
Draft (Operating/Transit) 39 ft / 39 ft Moonpool 89 ft x 37 ft
Depth 62 ft Length 620 ft Breadth 105 ft


Derrick Huisman Multi Purpose Tower
Drawworks Huisman dual drum, heave compensated
Top Drive NOV TDS-1000
Rotary NOV D-605
Iron Roughneck NOV AR-5000
Motion Compensator Huisman Passive Heave Compensator, 39 ft stroke
Riser Tensioner/Stoke (8) Huisman Marine Riser Tensioners, 450 kips/ea; 50 ft stroke
Riser Details Shaffer Type FT-H
LMRP (1) NOV Shaffer Spherical Slimline 18-3/4 in x 10 psi annular
BOP NOV Shaffer NXT; 6 ram; 18-3/4 in x 15k psi w/ NOV Shaffer Spherical Slimline 18-3/4 in x 10k psi annular
Control System NOV Shaffer MUX System
Pipe Handling Systems (4) Huisman Column Rackers
Solids Control System (5) Brandt LCM-3D/CS, (1) Brandt Mud Cleaner LCM-3D/CS
Diverter NOV Shaffer CSO, 21-1/4 in, 1,000 psi
Tree Storage/Handling 90 metric tonnes load rating; 20.3 ft x 19 ft x 78.7 ft
Cranes (1) Huisman PMOC 100 T, (1) Huisman PMOC 80 T; (1) Gantry Crane 80 T, (1) Pipe Knuckle Boom Crane 17.5 , (2) Pipe Overhead Crane 7.5 T
Mud Pumps (4) NOV 14-P-220, 2,200 HP
Engines (8) Caterpillar C-280 Tier II Diesel Engines w/4,790 kw per engine
Station Keeping DP3
Thrusters (6) Rolls Royce 5,000 hp each


Fuel 21,564 bbls Brine Storage 5,000 bbls
Drill Water 18,900 bbls Base Oil Storage 5,000 bbls
Bulk Storage 34,604 cu ft Liquid Mud (Active+Reserve) 15,000 bbls
Sack Storage 10,000 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.