Excalibur Drilling Ltd

Introducing New Rigs In the Fleet

2015-06-08

Our New 5,0000m Top-Drive Rigs 10, 11 & 12 are here...​

Excalibur Drilling's new top drive rig moved out to the field and spudded its first hole on January 24th, 2015.

Excalibur Rig 10 has total vertical depth (TVD) capability of 5,000m and is equipped with a Tesco HXI 700 250T Top Drive.  The circulating system is rated to 5,000 psi (34,473 kPa) and possesses pumping capability to 1,300 horsepower.

Excalibur Rig 10s Inventory, Layout, and other information can be found here (link).

Updated (June 8, 2015)

Rig Ten has just completed its first 100 days of work. Congratulations to Excalibur Rig 10!

As a mirror image of Excalibur Rig 10, Excalibur Rig 11 has a total vertical depth (TVD) capability of 5,000m and is equipped with a Tesco HXI 700 250T Top Drive. Excalibur Rig 11 is currently in fabrication. Excalibur Rig 11 will be identical to Rig 10 and will give Excalibur more flexibility to drill in more places in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin.

Excalibur Rig 12 is currently in fabrication and has a delivery date scheduled for July 2017

Introducing New Rigs In the Fleet