Ocean Rig plans to drill deepwater West Africa with Skyros

Offshore staff

NICOSIA, Cyprus – Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ:ORIG) has a letter of award for use of its deepwater drillship Ocean Rig Skyros for five wells or at least 275 days offshore West Africa.

The operating company was not identified.

Final award pends completion of definitive documentation and regulatory approvals.

The drillship is due for delivery from the shipyard in October 2013.


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