Image of the Day: Maersk Gallant Readies for New Tasks

Maersk Gallant in Lindo

The image depicts the Maersk Gallant rig during her special periodic survey yard stay in Lindø, Denmark.

She is designed for year-round operation in the North Sea, in water depths up to 120 m (394 ft) with an available leg length below hull of 138.5 m (454 ft).

The rig is equipped for high pressure/high temperature drilling (HP/HT). The Mærsk Gallant has been working in the North Sea since its commissioning in 1993.
World Maritime News Staff, October 3, 2014