Transocean Ltd. Provides Quarterly Fleet Status Report
This quarter’s report includes the following updates:
- Deepwater Skyros – Awarded a ten-well contract in
Angolaat $310,000per day.
- Deepwater Invictus – Awarded a two-well contract extension in the
U.S. Gulf of Mexicoat $375,000per day.
- Transocean Spitsbergen – For work in
Norway, awarded a nine-well firm contract at $335,000per day, plus two one-well options at $375,000per day.
- Transocean Spitsbergen – Customer exercised two one-well options in
Norwayat $305,000per day.
- Paul B Loyd. Jr – Awarded a one-well contract, plus two one-well options and an eight P&A well option in the
U.K., each at $175,000per day. Dhirubhai DeepwaterKG1 – Awarded an estimated 86-day contract extension plus up to four option wells (270 days) in Indiaat $330,000per day.
- Deepwater Mykonos – Awarded a 435-day contract, plus options up to an incremental 279 days in
Brazilat approximately $364,000per day.
The aggregate incremental backlog associated with these fixtures is approximately
The report can be accessed on the company’s website: www.deepwater.com.
Transocean is a leading international provider of offshore contract drilling services for oil and gas wells. The company specializes in technically demanding sectors of the global offshore drilling business with a particular focus on ultra-deepwater and harsh environment drilling services and operates one of the most versatile offshore drilling fleets in the world.
Transocean owns or has partial ownership interests in, and operates a fleet of, 37 mobile offshore drilling units consisting of 27 ultra-deepwater floaters and 10 harsh environment floaters. In addition, Transocean is constructing two ultra-deepwater drillships.
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