Atwood SPHS Delivery

6/15/2008 12:00 AM

In June 2008, Friede & Goldmansuccessfully delivered a Simultaneous PipeHandling System (SPHS)® for the Atwood Aurora,a 350 ft. jack-up drilling unit built at the Keppel AmFELS yard in Brownsville, Texas for Atwood Oceanics.

The SPHS® is a patented (applied for and published)tubular handling system that has the capability tohandle drilling tubulars, casing and drive pipe Online, Offlineor Simultaneously using one drawworks, one drill floor,one rotary and one derrick.

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