In approximately 15 months the Voyager was able to drill fifteen new wells, re-enter three wells, drill four sidetrack sections and run lower completion on nine wells.
The philosophy in Ghana behind the Maersk Drilling / Rigworld joint venture is simple: develop maximum local capacity through a strong partnership.
In July 2015, Maersk Drilling commenced operation in Ghana for the first time, utilizing the ultra deepwater drillship, Maersk Voyager.
During Mærsk Deliverer’s four years of operation in Angola, the employment of locals both offshore and onshore continuously increased.
In May 2015, Maersk Discoverer completed drilling the HPHT well Atoll-1 in Egypt for customer BP.
Maersk Discoverer team completed the Giza Fayoum well five days ahead of schedule, drilling in just 285 metres of water.