Commencement of the firm well is scheduled for February 2019 with an expected duration of 115 days and will be followed by a contract on Norwegian Continental Shelf with OMV Norge for a one firm "high pressure high temperature" well ("HPHT-well") as earlier announced.
Deepsea Bergen is currently working for Equinor, which is expected to be completed in December 2018.
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11 September 2018
Odfjell Drilling Ltd.
CIMC Raffles and Odfjell Drilling have secured a drilling contract for Neptune Energy Norge by using the 6th generation harsh environment semisubmersible drilling unit “Beacon Atlantic”.
Odfjell Drilling is pleased to announce that BP will continue to use our platform drilling services on the UK continental shelf.
Odfjell Drilling has today taken delivery of Deepsea Nordkapp from Samsung Heavy Industries in Korea.
Odfjell Drilling has today signed a Letter of Intent for Deepsea Bergen with MOL Norge for one exploration well in direct continuation of the contract with OMV Norge, estimated to expire in Q3/Q4 2019.
Odfjell Drilling has today 11. September 2018 signed a contract with Ithaca Energy (UK) Limited for one firm production well, plus optional wells with commencement in either 2019 or 2020 to be mutually agreed, on the UK Continental Shelf ("UKCS").