Jack-Up Rigs

Jack-up rigs, the most popular type of mobile offshore drilling units (MODU), are self-elevating mobile platforms with retractable legs. Today, jack up rigs are built to drill deeper and in harsher environments. Used in depths that can sometimes exceed 500 feet, the jack-up rig design provides a stable drilling environment. The complex rack and chord leg structures that allow the elevation of the platform require highly specialized steel and a complicated fabrication process.

Edgen Murray provides plate, bracing pipe and fabricated components for these versatile platforms. We have long standing relationships with leading and qualified steel manufacturers who are able to produce material that meet the stringent requirements of these rigs and work closely with experienced and capable global fabricators who specialize in creating the rack and chord structures for jack up legs. With construction across the Gulf Coast, Middle East and Asia Pacific regions, we leverage our specialized vendor network and provide global project management teams to best meet project requirements for operators worldwide.


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Fabricated Components At Edgen Murray, we can support your procurement requirements from the supply of a single product to the supply of fully fabricated structures, skids, and other structural components for upstream applications, as well as prefabricated piping spools and bespoke piping components for power and downstream applications.
Plate Edgen Murray specializes in the supply and distribution of high strength steels suitable for varying applications. All materials are manufactured by globally reputable steel manufacturers and available from regional stocking facilities or project specific production allocations with partner mills.
Pipe and Tube Edgen Murray carries a full range of carbon and alloy pipe, both for structural and process applications, in a variety of material offerings, as well as all complementary pipe components, fittings and flanges. We also offer a range of clad material, to meet bespoke requirements.

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