West Orion starts Petrobras assignment

Seadrill’s ultra-deepwater semisubmersible drilling rig West Orion has started drilling operations for Petrobras offshore Brazil.

Offshore staff

STAVANGER, Norway – Seadrill’s ultra-deepwater semisubmersible drilling rig West Orion has started drilling operations for Petrobras offshore Brazil.

The newbuild rig, delivered from Jurong Shipyard in Singapore on April 20, arrived in Brazil early this month. It is chartered to Petrobras under a six-year contract.


07/19/2010

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