Offshore Access: Adriatic IX Triangular Platform
Gulf of Mexico
Contractor: Resource Rig Supply, Inc – Houston, TX
Provide complete access for maneuvering up and down the interior and exterior of a 400 ft (121.9 m) jack up
leg on the Adriatic IX offshore drilling rig for offshore repair, blasting and painting.
- Confined areas inside and outside of the legs that support the hull of the rig.
- No other means to safely access while keeping the rig in operation.
Spider engineers designed a custom triangular platform to meet the structural needs for the rig’s interior. A straight platform was used for the exterior.
- Custom Engineered Solution