Vladamir Does All of the Above
Russia needs offshore platforms for the development of Arctic reserves. Now their production is located abroad – in Ukraine and Azerbaijan. In this regard, the authorities came up with the idea to create a center for the construction of offshore platforms. Russia has already undertaken to abide by strict environmental standards that require that the objects meet the highest reliability requirements.
“Expert” magazine reported that half a trillion dollars will be invested in shelf designs. A significant portion of these funds will be spent on the creation of different types of drilling platforms. However, now Russian companies are capable of building only the base for such platforms, which means that foreigners will be earning on production of oil equipment for Russia.
In the 1990’s there were barely any orders for offshore platforms in Russia. Jackup rig 6500/100 “Arctic”, the completion…
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