Atwood Announces Contract for the Atwood Orca

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 1/22/2013, Location: Asia

Atwood Oceanics, In announced that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a drilling services contract for the Atwood Orca by Mubadala Petroleum. The Atwood Orca, currently under construction at PPL Shipyard PTE LTD ("PPL") in Singapore, will have a rated water depth of 400 feet, 1.5 million pound hook load capacity, accommodation for 150 personnel and significant offline handling capabilities. The agreement is for a firm duration of two years.

The Atwood Orca is expected to be delivered from the PPL shipyard in early May 2013, ahead of its scheduled June delivery after which it will mobilize for a period of approximately ten days to its first location offshore Thailand. This contract adds $116 million in revenue backlog, bringing Atwood's total revenue backlog to approximately $2.6 billion as of January 22, 2013.


Norway >>  7/4/2022 - Equinor has exercised further work for the Deepsea Stavanger under the continued optionality mechanism provided for in the contract entered into by th...
Norway >>  7/4/2022 - Aker BP builds a new collaboration center in Trondheim, as part of a strategy to link onshore and offshore operations closer together. Cyviz AS is cho...

Norway >>  6/30/2022 - The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has given Equinor consent to use Transocean Spitsbergen for production drilling and completion on the Visu...
Singapore >>  6/29/2022 - The Deepwater Atlas, the first drillship of the eighth generation in the world, was successfully delivered by Sembcorp Marine Ltd to Transocean's subs...

United Kingdom >>  6/29/2022 - Maersk Drilling has secured a contract from Shell UK Ltd for the provision of the harsh-environment jack-up rig Maersk Resilient for the drilling of t...
United Kingdom >>  6/29/2022 - Deltic Energy Plc, the AIM quoted natural resources investing company with a high impact, natural gas focussed exploration and appraisal portfolio in ...

Related Categories: General  Rig Equipment  Rig Operators  Rigs, Coring & Exploration 

Related Articles: General  Rig Equipment  Rig Operators  Rigs, Coring & Exploration 


Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright 2021 Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy.