Japan Drilling secures new jackup contract in Qatar

The contract, secured through its subsidiary, Japan Drilling Netherlands, includes two one-year options and is scheduled to start in the second quarter of 2022.

Maersk Drilling sells jackup rig for $373m

Maersk Drilling has struck a deal to sell its 2004-built drilling and production jackup rig Mærsk Inspirer to Havila Sirius, a subsidiary of Havila Holding, for a price of $373m.

Keppel Offshore & Marine exits rig building to focus on renewables

One of the most famous rig builders in the world is exiting the business. Singapore’s Keppel Corporation has announced that Keppel Offshore & Marine, which is up for sale, will undergo a major restructuring which will see it exit the offshore rig building

ADES scores new jackup contract in Egypt

Egyptian offshore driller ADES International has sealed a new contract for 1981-built jackup rig Admarine 5 in the Gulf of Suez.

Dana Petroleum terminates Maersk Drilling contract

Maersk Drilling has received notice of early termination of convenience from Dana Petroleum for a one-well contract.

Maersk Drilling awarded drillship contract in Brunei

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract from Brunei Shell Petroleum for its drillship Maersk Viking to drill one deepwater exploration well offshore Brunei Darussalam.