Transocean awarded Petrobras contracts for drillship pair

Image: RODRIGUEZ – Ocean Rig Corcovado

Transocean has been awarded two drillship contracts by Petrobras for work in Brazil beginning in November 2019.

The company’s ultra-deepwater drillships Ocean Rig Corcovado (pictured) and Ocean Rig Mykonos have been awarded 629-day and 550-day contracts, respectively, plus options.

These will be Transocean’s second and third rigs to be deployed for operations offshore Brazil.

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