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Fleet Overview

The ARO Drilling fleet consists of five jack-up drilling rigs. We also manage Rowan jack-up rigs* in Saudi Arabia, two of which will be contributed to ARO Drilling in late 2018.

We are committed to purchasing up to 20 newbuild jack-up rigs over 10 years, taking delivery of the first rig as early as 2021, in order to meet Saudi Aramco’s offshore drilling requirements in the Kingdom.

Our fleet of owned and managed rigs includes premium and high-specification jack-ups of the following rig classes.

High-Specification

240-C

240-C*

The 240-Cs are LeTourneau designed, non-propelled self-elevating mobile offshore drilling units with enhanced drilling capabilities in water depths of up to 400 feet. These jack-up rigs support up to 2.5 million pound hookload with 35,000 feet drilling depth rating.

Tarzan

Tarzan

The LeTourneau Tarzan Class rigs are non-propelled self-elevating mobile offshore drilling units. The Tarzans were designed for year-round operation in shallow waters up to 300 feet with a drilling depth rating up to 35,000 feet.

Super gorilla XL

Super Gorilla XL*

The LeTourneau Super Gorilla XL is among the largest jack-ups in the world, capable of drilling up to 35,000 feet in harsh environments with a water depth rating of 490 feet. The Super Gorilla XL is an upgraded version of the Super Gorilla and is the only rig of its class.

Super-B

Super-B

The Super-B is an enhanced jack-up rig built by Keppel FELS. The self-elevating unit is capable of drilling up to 30,000 feet in 220 feet of water.

Premium

116-C

116-C

Known as the “Workhorse” of the industry for the past 30 years, the LeTourneau 116-C Class Self-Elevating Mobile Offshore Drilling Units offer a 25,000 feet drilling depth rating and a 300 feet water depth rating with 410 feet of leg.

BMC-200-H

BMC-200-H

The BMC-200-H jack-up is a Baker Marine design built by PPL Shipyard. The self-elevating unit is capable of drilling up to 20,000 feet in 200 feet of water.

* Rowan rigs currently managed by ARO Drilling