ADC # 30

The FRANKS rig is a self-propelled drilling and work over rig, DOUBLE DRUM,  with a maximum hook load of 300,000 #.

The rig is powered by 2 Detroit engines, 360 HP each. The DETROIT units are outfitted with Hydraulic Torque Converter type Allison Model.

The mast is a telescoping mast; the height of 112 ft allowed to trip in doubles.

The substructure is erected by the traveling block and is fitted with rotary table. The clearance under beam allow to use any combination of BOP’s.

The triplex mud pump is W 440, powered by one Detroit engine.

The capacity of the mud system is 1,000 bbl.

The small number of component units composed of integrated packages allows easy mounting and dismantling. The complicated aligning and centering operations are eliminated.

The rig has a wide range of equipment as BOP’s & flanges, Power Swivel, Reda cable spooler, handling tools, camp accommodation for 25 persons.

Maximum working hook load  300,000 #

Installed power  720 HP

Number of 350 HP Diesel power packs  2 

Hoisting line diameter  28 mm

Number of hoisting system lines  10

Number of drawworks speeds  5 + 1 R

Mast height   112 ft

Workover depth  12,000 ft x 3 ½ in DP    


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