Type of offshore drilling rigs; the operational environment – stability and motion, prediction of wind, wave and current forces, spread mooring systems, dynamic positioning of floating vessels. Offshore drilling rig equipment – floor equipment, motion compensation and marine riser systems, subsea well head, guide base and BOP systems; drilling operation sequence in offshore environment; offshore well control operations, subsea well completions, subsea production systems.

 


Level of Study: 500 Level