TRANSOCEAN AWARDED 21-MONTH CONTRACT FOR DHIRUBHAI DEEPWATER KG1
Transocean announced that Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd awarded the Dhirubhai Deepwater KG1 a binding Notification of Award for work offshore India. The 21-month program is expected to commence in the first quarter of 2024 and will contribute an estimated $222 million in backlog, excluding a mobilization fee of $5 million.
Dhirubhai Deepwater KG1 capable to drill in water depths up to 10,000 ft is a Samsung 12000 ultra-deepwater drilling built in South Korta at Geoje shipyard. The rig entered service in 2009.