On 13 Dec 2015, Petrovietnam Marine Shipyard JSC (PVShipyard) held the launching ceremony for Tam Dao 05 jack up rig (Tam Dao 05) which considered as the largest drilling jack up constructed in Vietnam by PV Shipyard for the owner Joint Venture VietsovPetro.
Tam Dao 05 basic design was provided by Friede and Goldman with the dimension of 70.4 x 76x 9.5m and can accommodate up to 140 people, transportation capacity of 2.995 MT and total weight of 18.000 MT. This jack up has leg length of 147 meters (481 feet) and can be extended to 167 meters (547 feet), has drilling depth of up to 9.000 meters
Tam Dao 05 is expected to be delivered after 32 month of construction and can operate in the water depth of 120 meters; also in harsh environment area.
Mr. Hoang Trung Hai – Deputy Prime Minister emphasized that Tam Dao 5 is the crucial project not only for PetroVietnam but also for Vietnam. He said “The success of Tam Dao 03 project and the launching ceremony today of Tam Dao 05 is remarkable milestone of the growth history of our young mechanical industry in general and oil & gas mechanical structure in particular”.
Mr. Phan Tu Giang – President of PV Shipyard, Mr. Nguyen Quoc Khanh – CEO of PetroVietnam, Mr. Hoang Trung Hai – Deputy Prime Minister, Mr. Le Hung – Managing Director of PV Shipyard
The speech of Deputy Prime Minister- Mr. Hoang Trung Hai
After the launching ceremony, Tam Dao 05 jack –up rig will be continue to execute the remaining work and expected to be completed after 9 months.
The official launching ceremony