Mississippi Canyon 266

I started this blog when I first went offshore in India just over two years ago. Today I finally made it back out again. But this time not “laying pipe” but inspecting a drilling rig – the Deepwater Nautilus.
She is in its design very close to the Deepwater Horizon that sank on April 20th, but anchored instead of using a DP system only to maintain position. Which is the main reason I came out here for…

Anyway, here are some nice pictures!

Oh, btw here is my location: (the nearly hidden green thing on the top, might have to drag the map…)

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