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Transocean Ltd. Provides Quarterly Fleet Status Report
This quarter’s report includes the following updates:
- Deepwater Corcovado – Awarded a four-year contract in
Brazilat a current rate of $400,000per day, as adjusted for foreign currency exchange.
- Deepwater Orion – Awarded a three-year contract in
Brazilat current rate of $417,000per day, as adjusted for foreign currency exchange. Dhirubhai DeepwaterKG2 – Awarded a 910-day contract in Brazilat a current rate of $439,000per day, as adjusted for foreign currency exchange.
- Deepwater Invictus – Awarded a three-well contract in the
U.S. Gulf of Mexicoat $425,000per day.
- Transocean Barents – Awarded a one-well contract in the
U.K. North Seaat $310,000per day.
- Transocean Norge – Certain previously disclosed options in
Norwayhave been added to backlog at current dayrates between $414,000and $424,000per day, as adjusted for foreign currency exchange.
- Development Driller III – Customer exercised a one-well option in Suriname at
- Deepwater Asgard – Customer exercised a one-well option in the
U.S. Gulf of Mexicoat $395,000per day. Paul B. Loyd Jr. – Customer exercised an eight-well option in the U.K. North Seaat $175,000per day.
The aggregate incremental backlog associated with these fixtures is approximately
The report can be accessed on the company’s website: www.deepwater.com.
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