THREE-YEAR CONTRACT SECURED FOR SHELF DRILLING ACHIEVER
Shelf Drilling has secured a three-year contract for the recently acquired premium jack-up rig – Shelf Drilling Achiever, for operations offshore the Arabian Gulf. The contract includes a one-year option, and the planned start-up of operations is Q4 2019.
Shelf Drilling Achiever, a Gusto MSC CJ-46-X100-D 350 ft jackup, is currently under construction at Mazou Island in China by China Merchants Industry Holding (CMIH)
Shelf Drilling was formed in December 2012 from the spinoff of the 37 jackups of Transocean. The company is today a leading international shallow water offshore drilling contractor with rig operations across Middle East, Southeast Asia, India, West Africa and the Mediterranean.
(Source: Shelf Drilling)