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Seadrill Acquires Songa Eclipse Ultra-Deepwater Rig
11/16/2012 - A subsidiary of Seadrill has entered into an agreement with Songa Offshore to acquire the ultra-deepwater semi-submersible rig Songa Eclipse for a consideration of US$590 million. The rig was delivere...
Ocean Rig Announces Order of 7th Generation UDW Drillship
10/15/2012 - Ocean Rig UDW Inc, a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, announced that it has signed a contract to construct a 7th Generation Ultra Deepwater Drillship at Samsung Heavy Industrie...
Prosafe Awarded Contract for Safe Scandinavia
7/31/2012 - Prosafe has been awarded a contract by an undisclosed client for the provision of the Safe Scandinavia accommodation support rig at a project in the British sector of the North Sea. The firm period of...
North Atlantic Gets Extension of Contract for West Alpha
6/28/2012 - North Atlantic Drilling has received a letter of intent from ExxonMobil for assignment of the harsh environment semi-submersible drilling unit West Alpha. The extension has a firm period of two years ...
Seadrill in Advanced Discussions Regarding New 5 Year Contract
6/4/2012 - Seadrill is in advanced discussions regarding a new five-year contract for the drillship West Polaris. This new contract will start in direct continuation of the existing assignment which is scheduled...
Seadrill to Construct New Environment Drilling Rig
5/4/2012 - To benefit from the strong demand for high specification drilling units Seadrill is pleased to announce that it has entered into a turnkey construction contract with Hyundai Samho Shipyard for the con...
Seadrill Orders New Ultra-Deepwater Drillship for 2014
4/30/2012 - Seadrill continues to see strong demand for modern ultra-deepwater drilling rigs driven by high oil prices and large deep-water discoveries and increased development drilling. Specific interest, mainl...
Seadrill Receives Letter of Award for Semi-Submersible
4/30/2012 - Seadrill has received a letter of award for a new three year contract for a semi-submersible for operations offshore West Africa with a reputable oil company, contract starting second quarter 2013. Th...
Ocean Rig Receives LOA for Ocean Rig Olympia
4/9/2012 - Ocean Rig UDW Inc, a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, announced that it has received a Letter of Award for its ultra deepwater drillship “Ocean Rig Olympia”, from a major oil c...
New Rig Concept to Improve Recovery
3/2/2012 - Statoil is preparing an invitation to tender for a new type of drilling rig for mature fields on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS). The new rigs, known as category J, will be jack-ups designed by ...
Ocean Rig Signs a New Contract for Leiv Eiriksson Rig
2/6/2012 - Ocean Rig UDW Inc., a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, announced that it has signed a new drilling contract for its semisubmersible drilling rig “Leiv Eiriksson” with a consort...
Prosafe Awarded a Contract for Safe Caledonia Rig
Prosafe Awarded a Contract for Safe Caledonia Rig 7/8/2011 - Prosafe has been awarded a contract by BG International Limited for the provision of the Safe Caledonia accommodation rig for the North Everest project in the North Sea. This project will commence imm...
N. Atlantic Drilling Secures Contract for West Alpha
5/18/2011 - North Atlantic Drilling Ltd., in which Seadrill has a 75 percent ownership, has received a letter of award for the semi-submersible drilling rig West Alpha for operations on the Norwegian Continental ...
Cosco and Inocean Reveal New Drillship Design
5/3/2011 - COSCO (DALIAN) SHIPYARD CO LTD have awarded Inocean a contract for development and basic design of a new compact ultra deepwater drillship, INO-80, suitable for global operation. The design is being i...
New Rig for Statoil’s Fast-Track Portfolio
3/17/2011 - Statoil has awarded Songa Offshore a contract for hire of the semi-submersible rig Songa Delta, for use in the fast-track portfolio on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS). The contract value is appr...
Letter of Interim Agreement for MSV Regalia
3/8/2011 - Prosafe has been awarded a Letter of Interim Agreement (LOIA) by Talisman Energy (UK) Limited for the provision of the MSV Regalia accommodation support rig at the Auk South Redevelopment Project in t...
Aker Confirms Order of New Ultra Deepwater Drillships
2/21/2011 - Following the successful share issue and with reference to the Letter of Intent announced 20 January 2011, Aker Drilling has through its subsidiary Aker Drilling Offshore Services Public Ltd. confirme...

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