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Monday, April 30, 2012
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Billions More Than Richard Branson and The Queen – John Fredriksen Featured In Forbes

What has been a bad year fort the shipping industry has been better for shipping magnate John Fredriksen. As seaborne shipping collapsed last year, so did

April 30, 2012
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Seadrill Orders Sixth Ultra-Deepwater Drillship from Samsung Heavy, Contract Awarded
News

Seadrill Orders Sixth Ultra-Deepwater Drillship from Samsung Heavy, Contract Awarded

Hamilton, Bermuda – Seadrill continues to see strong demand for modern ultra-deepwater drilling rigs driven by high oil prices and large deep-water

April 30, 2012
Total Views: 35

Tuesday, April 3, 2012
seadrill west phoenix CS50 MKII
Engineering News

Seadrill Orders a $650M Arctic-Ready Semisubmersible from Jurong Shipyard

Hamilton, Bermuda – Oil and gas companies have increased their level of activity in harsh environment and arctic areas considerably during the last

April 3, 2012
Total Views: 131

Wednesday, February 29, 2012
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Finance

Impairment Charge Hits Seadrill in Q4, Stock Price Sits at Highest Level Ever

(Dow Jones) Seadrill Ltd. (SDRL, SDRL.OS) swung to a fourth-quarter loss as the offshore-drilling contractor booked a hefty impairment charge. However, the

February 29, 2012
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Monday, February 27, 2012
West Auriga drillship Seadrill
News

Seadrill Views Long Term Demand for Deepwater Drilling Rigs, Plans to Build Two More

Hamilton, Bermuda – Seadrill has in the last year seen a surge in long-term demand for tender rigs and modern ultra-deepwater drilling rigs. The

February 27, 2012
Total Views: 37

Tuesday, January 24, 2012
West Navigator Seadrill
News

Shell Extends Contract for Seadrill’s West Navigator Drillship

Hamilton, Bermuda – North Atlantic Drilling has been awarded an 18 month contract extension for the drillship West Navigator by A/S Norske Shell. This

January 24, 2012
Total Views: 57

Wednesday, November 30, 2011
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Finance

Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL) Delivers One of Their “Best Quarterly Operating Profits Ever”

“At a point in time when there is turbulence in the financial markets we are very pleased to deliver one of our best quarterly operating profit ever

November 30, 2011
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Friday, October 7, 2011
Seadrill Secures Contracts For Two Ultra-Deepwater Newbuilds
Offshore

Seadrill Secures Contracts For Two Ultra-Deepwater Newbuilds

Seadrill announced today that it has secured contracts for two of the companies newbuild ultra-deepwater semi-submersibles currently under construction in

October 7, 2011
Total Views: 7

Friday, September 9, 2011
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News

Seadrill’s West Hercules is put to work by Norwegian energy giant Statoil

HAMILTON – Seadrill (NYSE: SDRL) announced today that they had secured a four-year contract for their ultra-deepwater semi-submersible drilling rig West

September 9, 2011
Total Views: 145

Thursday, June 9, 2011
Keppel lands tender contract from Seadrill
Offshore

Keppel lands tender contract from Seadrill

Keppel FELS Limited (Keppel FELS) has been awarded a US$142 million contract by Seadrill to build a repeat semisubmersible drilling tender (SSDT) based on the

June 9, 2011
Total Views: 28

Sunday, May 29, 2011
At Center of U.S. Oil Suit Is Norway Shipping Tycoon
News

At Center of U.S. Oil Suit Is Norway Shipping Tycoon

(Dow Jones & Company) U.S. regulators’ lawsuit over alleged manipulation of crude-oil prices in 2008 has shone a spotlight on a shipping tycoon whose

May 29, 2011
Total Views: 117

Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Seadrill continues big week: A new contract in Malaysia and a new tender rig
News

Seadrill continues big week: A new contract in Malaysia and a new tender rig

Seadrill has been having a good week.  Yesterday, the company announced it has exercised an option to build a new ultra-deepwater dual derrick drillship at

April 12, 2011
Total Views: 2

Monday, April 11, 2011
Seadrill orders another dual activity drillship from Samsung
News

Seadrill orders another dual activity drillship from Samsung

Hamilton, Bermuda, April 11, 2011 – Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL) has exercised an option to build a new ultra-deepwater dual derrick drillship at the Samsung

April 11, 2011
Total Views: 12

Friday, April 8, 2011
Seadrill confirms ultra-deepwater contract in Mexico
News

Seadrill confirms ultra-deepwater contract in Mexico

Seadrill, through its affiliate Sea Dragon de Mexico, has settled the final agreement with Pemex for the provision of the ultra-deepwater semi-submersible

April 8, 2011
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Saturday, April 2, 2011
Dockwise signs global agreement to conduct heavy lift transport for Seadrill rigs
News

Dockwise signs global agreement to conduct heavy lift transport for Seadrill rigs

Dockwise Ltd, one of the most capable heavy lift contractors in the world, has signed a major deal with Seadrill to provide transport services for their global

April 2, 2011
Total Views: 95

Monday, February 14, 2011
News

Seadrill considers reorganization of its harsh environment activities

Hamilton, Bermuda – Seadrill is currently evaluating the structure of the company’s harsh environment activities which include the six drilling

February 14, 2011
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Monday, January 3, 2011
Seadragon Seadrill Semi-Submersible Oil Rig
News

Seadrill acquires two semi-submersible ultra-deepwater rigs under construction

Hamilton, Bermuda, January 3, 2011 – Seadrill has entered into an agreement to acquire the two ultra-deepwater semi-submersible drilling rigs, Seadragon

January 3, 2011
Total Views: 109

Thursday, November 11, 2010
Offshore

Seadrill Orders Four New Dual Activity Drillships

Seadrill Ltd. announced today that they have awarded the Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries a $1.08B contract to build four new dual-activity

November 11, 2010
Total Views: 156

Tuesday, November 3, 2009
Blog

Seadrill’s West Atlas Rig On Fire – Incident Photo of The Week

This weeks incident photos are of the fire that was burning on Seadrill’s West Atlas jackup oil rig located in the Timor Sea between Australia and

November 3, 2009
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