Pacific Drilling Extends Option for 8th Drillship
Pacific Drilling S.A. has reached an agreement with South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries to extend an option to construct an eighth ultra-deepwater drillship until January 18, 2013, on the same commercial terms, including delivery scheduled for the first quarter of 2015.
Pacific Drilling currently operates four recently delivered drillships under customer contract and has three drillships under construction at Samsung, two of which are under customer contract.
Posted on December 19, 2012, in AMERICAS, Drilling, North America, Oil & Gas - offshore, United States and tagged Deepwater drilling, Drillship, extends, News, Offshore drilling, Option for, Pacific Drilling, Samsung, Samsung Heavy Industries, South Korea. Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on Pacific Drilling Extends Option for 8th Drillship.