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Transocean adds more work to backlog, retires Leiv Eiriksson rig

February 15, 2021


In a fleet status report published last Friday, Transocean said that, as of 12 February, the company’s total backlog was approximately $7.8 billion.

When it comes to new deals, the fleet status report shows that Petrobras exercised a 680-day option in Brazil for the Deepwater Corcovado drillship. The rig’s contract is now set to expire in July 2023 and the day rate is $194,000.

Petrobras has also exercised an 815-day option in Brazil for the drillship Deepwater Mykonos. The contract will end in August 2023 and the day rate is $213,000.

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