Speedcast to manage West Bollsta’s communications needs

The semisubmersible West Bollsta is working offshore Norway.
The semisubmersible West Bollsta is working offshore Norway.
(Courtesy Northern Drilling Ltd.)

Offshore staff

OSLO, NorwaySeadrill has awarded Speedcast International a multi-year communications and IT solutions contract for the semisubmersible West Bollsta.

The rig, owned by Northern Drilling, operates offshore Norway.

Speedcast’s communications solution for the rig includes a dual-redundant C/Ku-band VSAT system, coupled with LAN/WiFi/Industrial WiFi and WAN services, and PABX service.

The West Bollsta will work in the North Sea from 2Q 2020 through January 2022, extendable to September 2022.

08/07/2019  

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