Oil & Gas
Maersk Bags Contract for Maersk Viking in Brunei Darussalam
Maersk Drilling has secured a contract from Brunei Shell Petroleum Company Sdn Bhd for the 7th generation drillship Maersk Viking to drill one deepwater
exploration well offshore Brunei Darussalam. The contract is expected to commence in March 2021, with an estimated duration of 35 days. The firm contract value is approximately USD 9m, including additional services provided and a mobilisation fee. The contract includes an additional one-well option.
Maersk Viking is a high-spec ultra-deepwater drillship which was delivered in 2013. It is currently warm-stacked in Johor, Malaysia after completing a drilling campaign in the Bay of Bengal earlier this year.