R – 550D Jack-up drilling platform is collaborated by Whale Offshore with China Huangpu shipyard. The whole platform technical support and part of the detail design was completed by Whale Offshore, and built by China Huangpu shipyard. It was the first time for this type of platform being built. The underwater operation depth is 400 feet, and the drilling depth is 30000 feet.

With the rich experience in this field, Whale Offshore provided a comprehensive service to Huangpu shipyard which ensured the completion of the platform.

At the same time, Whale Offshore also draw up the construction standards and relevant construction process which further promoted the standardization of Huangpu construction.