Semisub Ocean Guardian to drill Falklands well

Desire Petroleum has signed a letter of intent with Diamond Offshore Drilling (UK) to use the semisub Ocean Guardian for a four-well drilling program in the North Falkland basin.

Offshore staff

LONDON – Desire Petroleum has signed a letter of intent with Diamond Offshore Drilling (UK) to use the semisub Ocean Guardian for a four-well drilling program in the North Falkland basin.

The Ocean Guardian is currently in the North Sea and will mobilize in November following a program of shipyard work. The vessel is expected to arrive in Falkland waters in early February 2010. Desire has options to drill a further four wells for itself and or its partners.

09/10/2009

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