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Maersk Drilling awarded one-well exploration contract by PETRONAS
Maersk Drilling awarded one-well exploration contract by PETRONAS

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract for the semi-submersible rig Mærsk Developer which will be employed for a one-well exploration campaign in Block 52 offshore Suriname. The contract is expected to commence in Q3/Q4 2020.

Maersk Drilling receives notice of contract termination for two rigs
Maersk Drilling receives notice of contract termination for two rigs

Today, The Drilling Company of 1972 A/S (“Maersk Drilling”) announces that it has received notice of early termination for convenience of two drilling contracts.

Maersk Drilling secures contract for Maersk Valiant offshore Colombia
Maersk Drilling secures contract for Maersk Valiant offshore Colombia

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract for the 7th generation drillship Maersk Valiant which will be employed by Noble Energy for a one-well campaign offshore Colombia. The contract is expected to commence in Q3 2020, in direct continuation of the rig’s previous contract. The contract has an estimated duration of 65 days and a contract value of USD 18.2m, including mobilisation and demobilisation fees.

Maersk Drilling awarded three-well contract offshore Trinidad by BP
Maersk Drilling awarded three-well contract offshore Trinidad by BP

Maersk Drilling has secured a three-well contract for the semi-submersible rig Maersk Discoverer with BP for development drilling at the Matapal project offshore Trinidad and Tobago. The contract has an estimated duration of 322 days and is expected to commence in July 2020. The value of the firm contract is approximately USD 78m, including a mobilisation fee. The contract contains an additional one-well option.

Maersk Drilling awarded two-well contract for Mærsk Developer offshore Trinidad
Maersk Drilling awarded two-well contract for Mærsk Developer offshore Trinidad

Maersk Drilling has entered a contract with BG International Ltd., a subsidiary of Shell, for work offshore Trinidad and Tobago on a two-well development project for the semi-submersible rig Mærsk Developer.

Maersk Drilling secures contracts for Maersk Valiant in Mexico
Maersk Drilling secures contracts for Maersk Valiant in Mexico

Maersk Drilling has secured contracts for a two-well project for the drillship Maersk Valiant with Repsol Exploración Mexico, S.A. de C.V. for work in Block 10 and 29 offshore Mexico in the Gulf of Mexico. The contracts have an expected duration of 138 days and are set to commence in March 2020. In addition to the firm workscope, the contracts include two one-well options.

Maersk Drilling secures contracts for three rigs
Maersk Drilling secures contracts for three rigs

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract by Shell for the deepwater semi-submersible rig Mærsk Developer. The contract covers the drilling and completion of three wells, and the suspension of one well, all located in block E of the East Coast Marine Area (ECMA) offshore Trinidad.

Maersk Drilling awarded extension for drillship Maersk Viking
Maersk Drilling awarded extension for drillship Maersk Viking

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract extension for the ultra-deepwater drillship Maersk Viking, by oil major ExxonMobil. The estimated value of the contract extension is USD 22.5m, with a duration of 150 days.

Maersk Drilling secures new contract for semi-sub Mærsk Developer
Maersk Drilling secures new contract for semi-sub Mærsk Developer

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a one well contract with Repsol Colombia for the deepwater semi-submersible, Mærsk Developer. The contract covers the drilling of the Siluro-1 Exploration Prospect well, estimated to have a duration of 42 days. The estimated contract value is USD 12 million, including mobilization and demobilization.

Maersk Drilling secures contract for Maersk Venturer with Total
Maersk Drilling secures contract for Maersk Venturer with Total

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract for the drillship Maersk Venturer with oil major Total. The contract covers one exploration well (estimated duration 120 days) in block 14 offshore Uruguay. The estimated contract value for the programme is USD 44m excluding mobilisation. The drilling programme is expected to commence in March 2016.