Noble Paul Romano

General

  • Rig Type:
    Semisubmersible
  • Rig Design:
    EVA-4000
  • Builder:
    Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp.
  • Year Built/Upgraded:
    1980 / 2013
  • Classification:
    ABS +A1, Column Stabilized Drilling Unit, CRC
  • Flag:
    Liberia
  • MODU Code:
    1989

Ratings & Dimensions

  • Water Depth:
    6,000 ft
  • Drilling Depth:
    25,000 ft
  • Length:
    348 ft
  • Breadth:
    328 ft
  • Depth:
    130 ft
  • Draft (Operating/Transit):
    79 ft / 16 ft
  • Moonpool:
    25 ft x 45.01 ft
  • Hook Load:
    1,500 kips
  • Setback Capacity:
    1,000 kips
  • Quarters Capacity:
    149

Capacities

  • Fuel:
    11,456 bbls
  • Drill Water:
    8,727 bbls
  • Liquid Mud:
    9,820 bbls
  • Brine Storage:
    2,225 bbls
  • Base Oil Storage:
    2,225 bbls
  • Bulk Storage:
    18,250 cu ft
  • Sack Storage:
    5,000 sacks

Equipment

  • Derrick:
    Dreco; 170 ft x 40 ft x 40 ft; 1,928 kips
  • Drawworks:
    National Oilwell E-3000; 3,000 hp
  • Top Drive:
    Varco TDS-4S; 85,000 ft-lbs max continuous torque
  • Roatary:
    Continental Emsco T6050
  • Iron Roughneck:
    Varco AR3200
  • BOP:
    Shaffer SLX; 5 ram; 18-3/4 in x 15k psi w/ Shaffer Spherical 18-3/4 in x 10k psi annular
  • Motion Compensator:
    Shaffer 600K CMC
  • Riser Details
    (2) Shaffer DT; 75 ft
  • LMRP:
    (1) Shaffer Spherical 18-3/4 in x 10 psi annular
  • Control System:
    Shaffer MUX System
  • Pipe Handling Systems:
    NOV PRS-4I
  • Solids Control:
    (5) Thule VSM300
  • Diverter:
    Vetco KFDS-500
  • Cranes:
    Dreco 65 mt
  • Mud Pumps:
    National Oilwell PT-1700; 1,700 HP
  • Engines:
    (4) EMD 645-E9B Turbo Charged Engines
  • Station Keeping:
    Moored 12 legs; (9) 10,500’ 3 ¼” wire x 4250’ K5 chain; (3) 3 ¾” storm wires x 5500’
  • Thrusters:
    N/A