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Keppel FELS sets world record for rig deliveries

21 rigs in 2013 or one vessel delivery nearly every fortnight

PROUD ACHIEVEMENT Keppel FELS set out to deliver 20 rigs and ended up delivering 21, the 21st being Arabdrill 60, which was delivered yesterday.

Singapore KEPPEL FELS (KFELS) has delivered its 21st new build offshore rig for 2013, setting a world record for the most number of rigs delivered in a year. KFELS held the previous record of delivering 13 rigs in a year back in 2009. Yesterday, it delivered Arabdrill 60, a KFELS B Class jack-up