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  • 1 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has reported that the Rowan Viking jack-up drilling rig has received Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC). An Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) is a statement from the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway expressing the authorities’ confidence that a petroleum activity can be performed by the jack-up drilling rig within the regulatory framework. The […]

  • 2 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Alewijnse Marine Systems has informed it has completed the electrical installation for remodelling the drilling rig Rowan Viking.

  • 2 September 2014

    The image shows the drilling rig Rowan Viking standing tall in all its glory. The rig is fresh from a recently completed electrical installation, which was conducted by Alewijnse Marine Systems, aimed at its remodelling. The Keppel Fels ’N’ Class Drilling Rig,Rowan Viking, is one of the largest rigs of this type and will be […]

  • 9 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Lundin Norway AS has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway to use Rowan Viking to drill production wells on the Edvard Grieg field in the North Sea, Norway. Lundin Norway AS is the operator on the Edvard Grieg field in block 16/1 in the central North Sea, around 45 km south of the […]

  • 19 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Damen Shiprepair Vlissingen (DSV), part of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion, has been awarded the contract by a subsidiary of Rowan Companies Plc. to remodel the Rowan Viking. The Rowan Viking is a Keppel Fels ‘N’ Class Drilling Rig. The rig, which at 124 (l) x 95 (w) x 170 (h) metres is one of the […]

  • 26 March 2019
    Exploration & Production

    The NPD has granted MOL Norge, a Norwegian unit of the Hungarian oil company MOL, a drilling permit for a wildcat well in the North Sea.

  • 31 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Offshore driller Rowan Companies has won a contract for a jack-up drilling rig with Lundin in Norway. 

  • 3 April 2018

    Offshore driller Rowan has secured a drilling contract for Rowan Viking with Shell UK Limited for plugging and abandonment work in the UK.

  • 20 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Offshore drilling contractor Rowan Companies has been awarded more work for its jack-up drilling rigs in Saudi Arabia, Norway, and the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.  According to its latest fleet status report on Wednesday, Rowan has been awarded a contract extension for the Gilbert Rowe jack-up drilling rig at current rate until June 30, 2017. […]

  • 19 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Damen Shiprepair Vlissingen, part of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion, has been awarded the contract by a subsidiary of Rowan Companies plc to remodel the Rowan Viking. The Rowan Viking is a Keppel Fels ‘N’ Class Drilling Rig. The rig, which at 124 (l) x 95 (w) x 170 (h) metres is one of the largest […]

  • 2 September 2014

    The Rowan Viking jack-up rig yesterday received clearance to operate on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. Damen Shiprepair was responsible with helping the rig meet the stringent Norwegian standards. Dutch yard Damen Shiprepair Vlissingen, part of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion was responsible for a major upgrade of the Rowan Viking, owned by the U.S.-based drilling contractor Rowan […]

  • 31 August 2018
    Exploration & Production

    MOL has received consent from the PSA for exploration drilling in the North Sea using the Rowan Viking drilling rig.

  • 16 September 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Spanish oil company Repsol has received consent from the offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), to use the Rowan Viking jack-up rig on the Yme field offshore Norway.

  • 8 April 2016
    Exploration & Production

    The Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority found several safety breaches during an audit of Rowan’s jack-up rig Rowan Viking, carried out in February 2016. During the audit, the rig was located on the Edvard Grieg field in the North Sea, offshore Norway. The objective of the audit was to verify compliance with the company’s own requirements […]

  • 3 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Since the gas leak on the Elgin G4 well was stopped by a successful well intervention operation on 15 May, the G4 well has remained stable and significant further progress has been made moving towards a permanent solution. Total and its contractors have now restarted the essential safety and support systems on board the Elgin […]

  • 24 May 2019
    Exploration & Production

    MOL Norge has completed exploration well 3/7-11 S, targeting the Vinstra and Otta prospects in PL539 in the North Sea. Both targets were dry.

  • 21 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Rowan Companies, an offshore drilling contractor, has been awarded a contract for one of its jack-up rigs from BP in Trinidad.  According to Rowan’s latest fleet status report, the company’s high-spec jack-up drilling rig Joe Douglas was awarded a 300-day contract at a dayrate of $157,000. The contract is starting around August 1, following scheduled time in […]

  • 9 January 2019
    Exploration & Production

    MOL Norge is in the process of concluding the drilling of a wildcat well in the North Sea offshore Norway. The well is dry. 

  • 19 May 2011
    Business & Finance

      Environmental waste management contractor TWMA has been awarded a £4million contract extension by TOTAL E&P UK Limited for continued drilling-waste management services in the UK North Sea. The Aberdeen-headquartered firm has been contracted for a further two years to process and handle drill cuttings from the Rowan Viking’s first drilling campaign with TOTAL. The […]

  • 21 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Following 5 days of close monitoring, Total is now able to confirm the success of the intervention conducted on May 15th on the leaking G4 well on the Elgin complex, 240 kilometers from Aberdeen in the UK North Sea. To regain control of the well, heavy mud was pumped into G4 well from the semi-submersible […]

  • 21 May 2012

    After closely monitoring the well at the Elgin complex for five days, French oil company Total has confirmed the success of the intervention conducted on May 15th on the leaking G4 well on the Elgin complex, 240 kilometers from Aberdeen in the UK North Sea. To regain control of the well, heavy mud was pumped […]

  • 1 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Offshore drilling contractor Rowan Companies has been awarded several contracts extensions for its drilling rigs with a reduced dayrate.  The drilling contractor’s drillship Rowan Resolute has been awarded blend and extend amendment with Anadarko in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. Extension is at a dayrate of $580,000 for an estimated 273 days, calculated by 1.3 times the […]