Saipem wins drilling contracts offshore Romania, Abu Dhabi

The semisubmersible Scarabeo 9 is heading to the Black Sea offshore Romania.
The semisubmersible Scarabeo 9 is heading to the Black Sea offshore Romania.
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SAN DONATO MILANESE, ItalySaipem has received drilling contracts offshore Romania and Abu Dhabi worth more than $160 million.

In the Black Sea off Romania, the semisubmersible Scarabeo 9 has secured a one-well contract. Drilling is expected to begin in 4Q 2019. The company said the rig can operate in the area because it is able to lower its tower which enables crossing of the Bosphorus Strait. The Scarabeo 9's ability to lower its tower will enable it to cross the Bosphorus Strait.The Scarabeo 9's ability to lower its tower will enable it to cross the Bosphorus Strait.Saipem

Offshore Abu Dhabi, the high-spec jackup Perro Negro 8 has received a four-year contract, in continuity with current operations.

07/22/2019The jackup drilling rig Perro Negro 8 will continue to operate offshore Abu Dhabi.The jackup drilling rig Perro Negro 8 will continue to operate offshore Abu Dhabi.Saipem

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