Noble and Petronas Agree Rig Swap Offshore Suriname

  • Posted 2 months ago
  • Oil & Gas
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Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation and Malaysian oil company Petronas, through its subsidiary Petronas Suriname E&P, have agreed to rig swap for extended scope offshore Suriname.

Based on an existing contract option, Noble and Petronas Suriname E&P have entered into an agreement for the 7th generation drillship Noble Voyager to drill one well in Block 52 offshore Suriname.

The work scope has been transferred to the Noble Voyager from the Noble Discoverer, which was previously assigned the contract option.

The contract extension is expected to start in February 2024, with an estimated duration of 120 days.


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