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The Ninian Field

The Ninian field in the North Sea has three platforms, the North, the South and the Central. The Central is the notable rig, at three-quarters of a million tons of concrete, it was the largest thing ever moved by man at the time of it's installation. The tea-shack on the Ninian South is known as 'Bangladesh'.
Ninian Northern Taken while approaching the platform on the Bolkow field chopper. The hook up phase was just finishi...
Ninian Central Hook up was just finishing when I was there. See the size of this giant by comparing with the supply...
Ninian Central Jarlan Wall view from cellar deck
Ninian Central Construction - 3 The scale can be judged by the stairway and lift track at the front.
Ninian North I worked on this in 1991 for Loftland Drilling.
Ninian Central Installation 5 a.m. August 1977. 220.000 tons of floating gravity platform about to set down. Towed by a fleet of...
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