Recently, Energy Enticer, a high-end marine jack-up drilling platform under the Company's Northern International Offshore Drilling Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "Northern Ocean Drilling"), has arrived in the northern waters of Qatar after completing the upgrade and transformation according to customer requirements, and began drilling for Qatar National Petroleum Corporation. This is the first offshore oil and gas drilling service project carried out by the Group in a country along the“Belt and Road”.
Since 2020, North Ocean Drilling has actively responded to the adverse effects of the new crown pneumonia epidemic, coordinated the prevention and control of the epidemic and production and operation, repeatedly discussed and improved project operation, epidemic prevention and control, and platform start plans, and overcome the suspension of aircraft and entry due to the epidemic Restrictions and other difficulties, try every means to solve the problems of lack of platform operators and poor international logistics, clarify responsibilities for epidemic prevention and control, platform operations, technical support, safety and environmental protection, and go all out to ensure the smooth start of drilling platforms.
The Energy Enticer used for this operation is a CJ50 jack-up drilling platform with a length of 70 meters, a width of 68 meters, a maximum operating water depth of 400 feet, and a maximum drilling depth of 30,000 feet. It can accommodate 150 people to work and is capable of working in harsh sea conditions. Its comprehensive performance is at the leading level in the industry.