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Maintenance of the Sedco 706 Rig
The Invergordon Archive
Maintenance of the Sedco 706 Rig

This picture shows the Port Services 500 tonne crane pulling thrusters on the Sedco 706 and an AK912 removing the derrick on the Sedco 706. All the work was completed by Port Services - Special Projects Division - during August 2007.
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Picture added on 19 August 2007
Comments:
What a Fab photo!! I think I'm one the few locals who love to see the massive rigs berthed up. I remember the first year they were all lined up along the Firth at Christmas (like giant Christmas trees) and all their horns blasting at Midnight on Hogmanay! PS - where on earth was the photographer when he took this?
Added by Jillian on 17 October 2007
We hired a helicopter and put a photographer up in it!!!!!
Added by Paul Clark on 18 October 2007
Amazing!! It just puts such a different perpective on the way we normally see them from the ground. Well Done.
Added by Jillian on 24 October 2007
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