WEST AQUARIUS AWARDED CONTRACT OFFSHORE CANADA

September 19, 2018

Seadrill Partners LLC has secured a one well contract with multiple options with ExxonMobil Canada, Ltd., for the West Aquarius in Canada. Backlog for the firm portion of the contract is expected to be approximately $24 million and commencement is expected between May and July 2019.West Aquarius, a GVA 7500 ultra-deepwater semi-submersible was built by Daewoo Shipbuilding at Okpo shipyard in South Korea. The unit delivered in 2009 is actually drilling for BP in Eastern Canada. (Source: Seadrill Partners – Image: West Aquarius in Mortier Bay/Southern Gazette)