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World’s largest drilling rig arrives in China

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A pile top drilling rig has successfully completed its 20,152km journey from the UK to Guangzhou, China in preparation for its next mega-project.

The LD5000 is one of the world’s largest and most powerful offshore reverse circulation pile top drilling rigs, capable of drilling up to 8m diameter sockets in the seabed.

LDD is working with ZL Offshore in China, to support the installation of a new offshore wind farm project in the South of China and will support with training and familiarisation of the drilling equipment and its systems.

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