Delmar, Shell Success in Ultra-Deepwater

Delmar Systems, Inc. and Shell Exploration & Production Company established another world record depth for moored vessels, shattering the old record by nearly 221 feet. The new build, semi-submersible drilling rig RB Deepwater Nautilus was moored in 7,790 feet in the Gulf of Mexico using a Delmar Suction Anchor System...Read More

Shell/Delmar “JIP” Completes Polyester Installation

Delmar Systems, Inc. played an integral role as part of a Shell Exploration & Production Company Joint Industry Project (JIP) tasked with installing synthetic moorings on a MODU in the Gulf of Mexico. In addition to Delmar, Cordoaria Sao Leopoldo (CSL Ropes), Honeywell International, Inc. and Edison Chouest Offshore, Inc....Read More

Delmar, BP Install Suction Anchors on “Mad Dog”

Delmar Systems, Inc., used multiple mooring techniques to successfully moor a semi-submersible drilling rig for BP at its Gulf of Mexico “Mad Dog III” location. Due to the sloping nature of the sea floor, Delmar moored Diamond Offshore’s Ocean Victory at the 4,300-foot location using a combination of the rig’s...Read More