BKE Shelf Ltd. is an offshore drilling contractor providing a full range of integrated well construction services in the Caspian Sea.
We operate four jack-up drilling rigs: "Neptune" and "Mercury" (LeTourneau Super116E design), "Saturn" (KFELS CS Mod V design) and "Astra" (BMC-150-H design).
Besides, our Company is the operator of the LSP-2 Drilling Facility in the V. Filanovsky field and MLSP-1 in the Yu. Korchagin field.
BKE Shelf Ltd. employs over 600 specialists to offer a full range of offshore well construction services tailored to our customers' needs. Headquartered in Astrakhan (Russia), our Company also maintains branch offices in Kazakhstan (Aktau) and Turkmenistan (Ashgabat).
As of August 2019, our Company has drilled a total of 173 exploration and production wells in the Russian, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan sectors of the Caspian Sea, including workover wells.
BKE Shelf Ltd. is using an integrated management system embracing environmental management system and quality, safety and health management system. Since 2001, the Company's Quality Management system has been certified as compliant with ISO 9001.
BKE Shelf Ltd. is also a member of the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC).
On January 1, 2011 BKE Shelf Ltd. became a major Astrakhan region taxpayer (Letter # AC-38-2/502 дсп@ from Federal Tax Service dated 29.11.2010).
Based on the consumers polling held in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 with support of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation and the Council of the Association of Oil and Gas Equipment Producers, BKE Shelf Ltd. was recognized as the best in the nomination of "Offshore drilling Services".
In the quiz held by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation among 46 oil-and-gas companies in 2015, Eurasia Drilling Company Ltd. has topped the list of 46 service companies in the field of "DRILLING".
BKE Shelf Ltd. is one of the companies of EDC Group with its managing authority being OOO "Eurasia Management"