Iranian contractor in talks for more offshore drilling rigs

Offshore staff

TEHRAN, IranNational Iranian Drilling Co. (NIDC) is negotiating with Iranian and foreign investors in Europe and Asia on funding potentially $200 million for additional offshore drilling rigs.

NIDC managing director Heydar Bahmani told news service Shana it plans to expand its fleet from the current 75 to 80 rigs.


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