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Rigs/Vessels: Middle East

Dragon Oil expands offshore Turkmenistan drilling fleet

Dragon Oil has three drilling rigs operating in the Cheleken Contract Area of the Turkmen sector of the Caspian Sea, with Land Rig 2 expected to start drilling before mid-year.

Drydocks completes comprehensive overhaul of NDC crane vessel

Drydocks World has completed at its Dubai-based shipyard the repair and refurbishment of National Drilling Co.’s self-elevating crane vessel Al Ghweifat.

Lamprell delivers third newbuild jackup to NDC

Lamprell has completed construction of the jackup Qarnin for Abu Dhabi’s National Drilling Co.

Fendercare Marine provides STS support services

Fendercare Marine and offshore marine services, has provided ship-to-ship (STS) transfers support services for the first open-sea liquefied natural gas (LNG) STS operations.

Oxy extends hire of Al Wajba offshore Qatar

Occidental Petroleum of Qatar has signed a new five-year contract for Gulf Drilling International’s jackup Al Wajba.

Damen Shipyards Sharjah opens for business

Damen Shipyards Sharjah FZE, the newest shipyard of Albwardy Marine Engineering, opened on Jan. 12.

Qatar contractor orders more support vessels from L&T

Larsen & Toubro Shipbuilding has won orders for six offshore vessels from Halul Offshore Services Co. W.L.L., Qatar.

Foresight considers Dubai relocation

Drydocks World & Maritime World has held talks with shipping group Foresight about developing the latter’s drilling rig business.

Vallianz wins long-term Middle East PSV charters

Vallianz Holdings has secured chartering contracts for platform supply vessels (PSVs) from an unnamed company in the Middle East.

Mermaid wins offshore Middle East pipe rectification work

Mermaid Maritime subsidiaries have won subsea services contracts in the Middle East region.

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