Transocean provides quarterly fleet status report

July 27, 2022
The Transocean Spitsbergen has been awarded a nine-well firm contract at $335,000 per day for work offshore Norway.

Offshore staff

STEINHAUSEN, Switzerland – Transocean Ltd. recently issued its quarterly report on the company’s fleet of offshore drilling rigs.

This quarter’s report noted the following updates:

* Deepwater Skyros – Awarded a ten-well contract in Angola at $310,000 per day.

* Deepwater Invictus – Awarded a two-well contract extension in the US Gulf of Mexico at $375,000 per day.

* Transocean Spitsbergen – For work in Norway, awarded a nine-well firm contract at $335,000 per day, plus two one-well options at $375,000 per day.

* Transocean Spitsbergen – Customer exercised two one-well options in Norway at $305,000 per day.

* Paul B Loyd. Jr – Awarded a one-well contract, plus two one-well options and an eight P&A well option in the UK, each at $175,000 per day.

* Dhirubhai Deepwater KG1 – Awarded an estimated 86-day contract extension plus up to four option wells (270 days) in India at $330,000 per day.

* Deepwater Mykonos – Awarded a 435-day contract, plus options up to an incremental 279 days in Brazil at approximately $364,000 per day.

The aggregate incremental backlog associated with these fixtures is approximately $650 million. As of July 25, Transocean says that its total backlog is approximately $6.2 billion.