Wednesday, July 24, 2013
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Seadrill Makes Mandatory Offer for Remaining Shares of Sevan Drilling

As a follow-up to Seadrill’s acquisition of a majority stake in Sevan Drilling last month, Seadrill has announced today their offer for all remaining

July 24, 2013
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Friday, July 19, 2013
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Seadrill’s West Tellus Newbuild Gains $150 Million Contract from Chevron China

Seadrill’s West Tellus, a 6th generation drillship currently under construction at DSME, officially has work to do when it get’s delivered in

July 19, 2013
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Seadrill Appoints New CEO

Seadrill has announced that Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Per Wullf will succeed Fredrik Halvorsen as Chief Executive Officer at the end

July 19, 2013
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Monday, July 15, 2013
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Seadrill Pounces on Weak Shipbuilding Industry, Orders 4 More Drillships

Seadrill has announced today that it has signed contracts to build four new ultra-deepwater drillships from South Korean yards, DSME and Samsung Heavy

July 15, 2013
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Thursday, July 11, 2013
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Seadrill’s West Freedom Jack-Up Contracted Offshore Venezuela

Seadrill has announced a new contract for their LT-Super 116E jack-up rig West Freedom with Cardon IV Venezuela, an ENI SpA and REPSOL joint venture. The rig

July 11, 2013
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Thursday, June 27, 2013
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Seadrill Acquires Majority Stake in Sevan Drilling

Seadrill has paid NOK 461 million for a 50.1 percent majority stake in deepwater drilling contractor Sevan Drilling today. This acquisition exceeds the

June 27, 2013
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Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Seadrill Seeks Majority Stake of Sevan Drilling to Nix Funding Plans

Seadrill Ltd., an offshore driller controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen, is seeking to buy 50.1 percent of Sevan Drilling ASA to nix financing plans for

June 26, 2013
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Thursday, June 20, 2013
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Seadrill Orders $460 Million in New Jack-Up Rigs

Seadrill announced today they have awarded $460 million in new build contracts to Dalian Shipbuilding (DSIC Offshore) in China for the construction of two high

June 20, 2013
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Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Fredriksen Sees Tanker Market Weak For At Lease 2 More Years

Shipping magnate John Fredriksen sees no quick turnaround on the market for crude oil tankers, but is more optimistic about the outlook for other arms of his

June 5, 2013
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Monday, May 27, 2013
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Seadrill Climbs as Investors Bet on Higher Dividend

(Bloomberg) — Seadrill Ltd., the offshore drilling company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen, climbed in Oslo as investors bet payments to

May 27, 2013
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Thursday, April 25, 2013
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Seadrill Announces New Board Members

Hamilton, Bermuda – Seadrill Limited announced today that Bert Bekker and Paul Leand Jr. have been appointed to its board of directors to fill vacancies

April 25, 2013
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Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Seadrill Books First Gig for Newbuild Drillship, West Neptune

The $662 million contract will span a minimum of three years, plus an option for a one-year

April 16, 2013
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Tuesday, March 5, 2013
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Seadrill Orders Pair of High Spec Jack-Ups From Dalian

Seadrill announced today they have ordered two high specification jack-up drilling rigs to be built at China’s Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company

March 5, 2013
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Thursday, February 28, 2013
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Rig Downtime Costs Seadrill Millions in 2012

By Balazs Koranyi OSLO (Reuters) – Offshore oil driller Seadrill expects to resolve operational problems this year, it said on Thursday, and predicted

February 28, 2013
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Monday, February 11, 2013
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Seadrill Signs Tender Rig Liquidation Deal with SapuraKencana

Seadrill and SapuraKencana announced today they have entered into a US$2.9 billion sale and purchase agreement whereby SapuraKencana will acquire all of the

February 11, 2013
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Friday, February 1, 2013

Seadrill Shares Fall on Increased Deepwater Rig Downtime and Delays

(Bloomberg) — Seadrill Ltd., controlled by Norway’s John Fredriksen, dropped the most in two months in Oslo after downtime for its deepwater rigs

February 1, 2013
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Monday, January 28, 2013
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Seadrill’s West Pegasus Sets Deepwater Drilling Record Off Mexico

Lee Freeman, Captain of Seadrill’s record-breaking rig West Pegasus provides us with the following update via satellite. On 28 January 2011, the first

January 28, 2013
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Monday, November 26, 2012
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Seadrill is Relocating to London in 2013

OSLO–Norwegian oil services company Seadrill Ltd. (SDRL.OS) said Monday its management unit Seadrill Management AS will move to London from Stavanger,

November 26, 2012
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Friday, November 16, 2012
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Sold! The Songa Eclipse is Heading to Seadrill

Songa Offshore officially announced the sale of the ultra deepwater semi-submersible drilling rig Songa Eclipse to Seadrill for a net price of USD $590

November 16, 2012
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Monday, November 12, 2012
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Husky Awards 5-year Contract to Seadrill Newbuild, the West Mira

Seadrill received a Letter of Award today from Calgary-based Husky Oil for a new five-year contract for the newbuild harsh environment semi-submersible rig

November 12, 2012
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