December 17, 2015
Contact: Mr. Ravi Maini, Tel. 281-558-0290 (Mobile: 713-240-9102)
National Drilling Company (NDC) CEO Mr. Abdalla Saeed Al Suwaidi has presented Zentech with a Certificate of Appreciation for the Engineering Design and Construction Support of the NDC Jack-Up Rig Diyina, Rig Integrity Assurance Program (RIAP) during the completion ceremony held at Dubai Dry Docks Shipyard on December 17, 2015.
NDC has adopted the life extension of its current rig fleet by doing extensive modification and repair so that it meets the requirement of present day drilling, environment and operational regulations. The upgrade is done as to enhance the performance, integrity and HSE standards of the rig. Zentech had carried out the project feasibility study (Phase 1), Basic Engineering & Design (Phase 11) and Technical Support during construction (Phase –III) for the RIAP program. This is the second rig in the line of 3 Hitachi rigs which are designed Zentech as part the upgrade program and followed by the NDC Yemilah drilling rig.
Zentech has carried out similar upgrade project for other NDC rigs like the Al Ittihad, the Junana, the Al Ghallan and the Al Yasat.