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Hoidi wins jack-up leg fabrication contract with CMHI

04th December 2014

China Merchant Heavy Industry has awarded the leg fabrication contract for the Vanda CJ50 jack-up rig project to Hoidi International Group

Hoidi wins jack-up leg fabrication contract with CMHI
he jack-up rig is currently scheduled to be delivered in the first quarter of 2016, while its main leg component (rack and chord) will be made up of EQ70 special grade steel that can operate in -20°C waters, and suitable for north sea usage

The scope of work for the contract includes the fabrication, installation, erection and construction of a complete set of legs for the Vanda Offshore Gusto MSC CJ 50-X120-E jack-up gig, which is a high specification rig, made with an operation depth of 400ft and the hook load of 2,000,000 Kips.

The jack-up rig is currently scheduled to be delivered in the first quarter of 2016, while its main leg component (rack and chord) will be made up of EQ70 special grade steel that can operate in -20°C waters, and suitable for North Sea usage.

Vanda Offshore’s CJ50 400ft jack-up rig marks the fourth CJ50 leg construction contract won by the Hoidi Group this year, and the seventeenth jack-up construction offshore engineering contract since 2013.

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