Weather disrupts Varadero drilling schedule

Bad weather has delayed the arrival of the Transocean Galaxy II at the Varadero well location in UK North Sea block 28/9, according to EnCore Oil.

Offshore staff

LONDON -- Bad weather has delayed the arrival of the Transocean Galaxy II at the Varadero well location in UK North Sea block 28/9, according to EnCore Oil.

The rig is in transit to Dundee on Scotland’s east coast, where it will remain until a suitable weather window emerges to take it to the Varadero location.

EnCore adds that it has still not yet been assigned the rig for this well.

10/14/2010

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