Prospects for using underwater exploratory drilling rigs
- 1 — G.V. Plekhanov Saint Petersburg State Mining Institute
- 2 — G.V. Plekhanov Saint Petersburg State Mining Institute
- 3 — St. Petersburg State University of Railway Transport
- 4 — St. Petersburg State University of Railway Transport
The proposed underwater exploratory drilling rig guarantees the sinking of wells in specified geological conditions with observance of safety requirements, environmental friendliness and high quality of works at a relatively low cost. The machine is a part of the drilling complex, which in addition to the machine usually includes: a base vessel, a lowering-raising system, a power supply system, a control, monitoring and protection system, an emergency system, etc.