SANTA FE PRESSES RIG CONSTRUCTION PROGRAM

Santa Fe Drilling Co., Alhambra, Calif., let a contract to Far East Levingston Shipyard (FELS), Singapore, to build a Monarch class harsh environment jack up. The rig, planned for delivery in early 1992, will be able to operate year round under North Sea conditions in water depths to 310 ft, seasonally to 350 ft. It will be outfitted with three mud pumps, top drive, automatic pipe handling, a high volume mud system, and more than 10,000 hp generating capacity.

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