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Maersk Drilling receives 5-year extension contract for the semi-submersible rig Heydar Aliyev
Maersk Drilling receives 5-year extension contract for the semi-submersible rig Heydar Aliyev

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a 5-year contract extension for the semi-submersible Heydar Aliyev rig with BP Exploration (Shah Deniz) Limited acting as Operator of the Shah Deniz field . The rig will continue working on the development of the Shah Deniz field in the Caspian Sea offshore Azerbaijan. The extension is in direct continuation of the current contract ending May 2016 and extends the contract until May 2021. The estimated value of the contract extension is up to USD 523m.