Petrobras extends hire of Seadrill drillship

Offshore staff

HAMILTON, BermudaPetrobras has awarded Seadrill an 18-month contract extension for the drillship West Tellus.

The contract, which now runs through end-October 2019, is now valued at around $164 million.

Under the agreement, Seadrill is reducing the day rate, effective from Feb. 26, 2016.


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West Tellus drillship. (Courtesy Seadrill)

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