Statoil takes semisubmersible off duty

Offshore staff

LIMASSOL, CyprusStatoil will suspend its contract for the semisubmersible Songa Delta after the rig completes the current Slemmestad well in the Norwegian North Sea.

From end-June the rig will go on 75% suspension rate ($277,000/d), likely resuming work with Statoil in mid-August.


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Songa Delta semisubmersible drilling rig. (Photo courtesy Songa Offshore)

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