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Odfjell Drilling Ltd: Incident with Deepsea Aberdeen at yard in South Korea

29.12.2013

On 28 December 2013, the semisubmersible "Deepsea Aberdeen", currently under construction at Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) in Korea, experienced water ingress on pontoon while moored at the yard's quay.

Immediate evacuation was commenced and the rig was stabilized on the sea bed with draft at around 21 meters.

No injuries to personnel have been reported.

Odfjell Drilling is awaiting information from DSME and will submit more information in due time.

Hamilton, Bermuda

Odfjell Drilling Ltd.

This information is subject to disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.