The contract commencement is scheduled to Q4 2017 and has an expected duration of 40 days (excluding options).
Deepsea Bergen is currently operating for Statoil on the NCS until mid- July 2017. In December last year, Odfjell Drilling announced a new contract for Deepsea Bergen with Faroe Petroleum back to back with the said Statoil contract. The contract with Faroe Petroleum is for one well plus one optional well on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. The unit has furthermore received a LOI for one HPHT-well plus two optional HPHT wells with start-up Q1 2018 as earlier announced.
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Hamilton, Bermuda 3 April 2017 Odfjell Drilling Ltd.
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Odfjell Drilling has been awarded a 2-year fixed contract with no limit of 1-year options from TAQA Bratani for Drilling and Maintenance services on five platforms on the UK continental shelf.
Reference is made to the stock exchange notice of 3 April 2017 whereby Odfjell Drilling announced a letter of intent for its semi-submersible Deepsea Bergen.
Odfjell Drilling has, on 31 May 2017, signed a letter of award ("LoA") with Statoil to secure Deepsea Bergen for drilling activities in 2018-2019.
Reference is made to the stock exchange notice of 15 March 2017 whereby Odfjell Drilling announced a letter of intent for its semi-submersible Deepsea Bergen.
Odfjell Drilling has received a letter of intent from an undisclosed party for further employment for its 3rd generation semi-submersible, Deepsea Bergen, for one firm exploration well plus optional sidetrack and well testing on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (“NCS”).