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Maersk Drilling secures one-well ultra-deepwater exploration contract in Gabon
Maersk Drilling secures one-well ultra-deepwater exploration contract in Gabon

Maersk Viking will be employed to drill at approximately 2,100 m water depth for PC Gabon Upstream S.A., a subsidiary of PETRONAS, in Block F13 offshore Gabon.

Maersk Drilling awarded four-well drillship contract with Shell in Malaysia
Maersk Drilling awarded four-well drillship contract with Shell in Malaysia

The 7th generation drillship Maersk Viking will drill four development wells at the Gumusut-Kakap project, with the contract expected to commence in December 2021.

Maersk Drilling awarded one-well drillship contract in Korea
Maersk Drilling awarded one-well drillship contract in Korea

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract from Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC) for the drillship Maersk Viking to drill one exploration well in Block 6-1 offshore the Republic of Korea.

Maersk Drilling secures one-well contract extension for drillship Maersk Viking
Maersk Drilling secures one-well contract extension for drillship Maersk Viking

Brunei Shell Petroleum has exercised the option to add exploration drilling of one deepwater well to the work scope of the 7th generation drillship Maersk Viking.

Maersk Drilling awarded one-well exploration contract for Maersk Viking in Brunei Darussalam
Maersk Drilling awarded one-well exploration contract for Maersk Viking in Brunei Darussalam

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract from BSP for the 7th generation drillship Maersk Viking to drill one deepwater exploration well. The contract is expected to commence in March 2021 and includes an additional one-well option.

Maersk Drilling awarded three-well drillship contract by POSCO International
Maersk Drilling awarded three-well drillship contract by POSCO International

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract for the 7th generation drillship Maersk Viking which will be employed by the POSCO International Corporation, a Korean operator, for a three-well campaign.

Maersk Drilling awarded deepwater contract offshore Ghana by Aker Energy
Maersk Drilling awarded deepwater contract offshore Ghana by Aker Energy

Aker Energy and Maersk Drilling have agreed upon a new contract that will send deepwater drillship Maersk Viking from the Gulf of Mexico to Ghana to start drilling an appraisal well during the fourth quarter of 2018.

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.