Transportation of parts of the rig from Yantai (China) in Astrakhan
At the beginning of autumn 2010 RTL team together with partners from China carried out the delivery of equipment (componentsof a drilling unit) on a ocean-going vessel from Yantai port, China to Constanta port, Romania. Taking into the consideration that the port of final destination was in Astrakhan, five sea-river vessels were involved in the transportation. Schemes for out-of-gauge cargo’s sea transportation were designed for each vessel. The total volume of the transported equipment was 30 445,837 m³, total weight 3010 t. There were 15 pieces with the dimensions 21870 х 10400 х 9240 mm, weight – 105 t.