Monday, August 31, 2015
Thursday, April 12, 2012
UPDATE – Keppel Signs Rig-Building Pact With Sete Brasil Potentially Worth US $4.12 Bln
SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)–Keppel Corp. (BN4.SG) has signed a letter of intent with Sete Brasil Participacoes SA to design and build five additional semisubmersible drilling rigs, ahead of a potential deal...
Tuesday, February 15, 2011
Friday, February 11, 2011
Petrobras approves order for 7 deepwater rigs for $4.64B
Petrobras’ board of directors approved the bidding process for the construction, in Brazil, of the first seven of a total of 28 offshore drilling rigs intended to meet its long-term...
Thursday, February 10, 2011
Keppel wins US$440 million twin jackup rig contract from Ensco
Innovative KFELS Super A Class design gains traction in high-specification rig market Keppel FELS Limited (Keppel FELS) has secured a contract to build two enhanced KFELS Super A Class harsh...
Monday, November 15, 2010
Transocean Agrees to Purchase High-Specification Jackup from PPL Shipyard
As their 3rd Quarter conference call seemed to allude to, Transocean has just signed an agreement with PPL Shipyard in Singapore to purchase a Pacific-class high-specification jackup rig, currently under construction....
Tuesday, August 10, 2010
Friday, April 23, 2010
Close Call On Rig – Explosion Danger When Welding Tank
An alert rig site senior mechanic spotted a welder carrying out a job that could have led to an explosion. It is a reminder to check thoroughly what’s inside a...
Monday, November 19, 2007
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