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Name Official number Flag IMO
CONSTELLATION       
Year built Date launched Date completed
1966  09/11/1965  28/01/1966 
Vessel type Vessel description
Drilling Rig   Steel No Propulsion  
Builder Yard Yard no
John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank Clydebank  734 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
3600 grt /  / 179' 0"  150' 0"  17' 0"   
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
International Drilling Co (Contracts) Ltd.     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Self elevating drilling rig.
Drilling contractors, International Drilling Co (Contracts) Ltd.  
Remarks
Main diesel engines, 3x EMD SR 16W 2000hp. 
End year Fate / Status
1969  Foundered 25/11/1969 
Disposal Detail
Capsized and sank during heavy gale in North Sea, 95t miles off Flamborough Head, while under tow of five tugs to Rotterdam for overhaul. Crew of 19 previously evacuated by helicopter 
 

 



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