AGR secures North Sea drilling contract with Awilco - AGR - Upstream Services, Training & Software
Wells & HSEQ
bredford dolphin 1180
topstrip 0014 ps forside-bilde
AGR Consultancy
agr energy web and ppt copy2
816 thumb
Facilities Solutions
TRACS Training
AGR secures North Sea drilling contract with Awilco
Published 03.02.2011
AGR has confirmed it has entered into a Letter of Intent with Awilco Drilling Limited to provide well management services on the semi-submersible drilling rig WilPhoenix.

The US$7 million agreement is to undertake activity on one firm well with six optional wells in the UK Continental Shelf.

Sjur Talsdad, CEO of AGR Petroleum Services said:

This is yet another indication that activity in the North Sea is returning to form and we look forward to forging a successful partnership with Awilco Drilling Limited. Working on board the newly refurbished drilling rig will give our engineering teams a modern and cutting edge environment in which to operate.'

WilPhoenix is in the final stages of a substantial upgrading programme at Remontowa Shipyard in Poland and is scheduled for delivery around the end of the first quarter 2011.

AGR Petroleum Services has drilled more than 400 wells in the last ten years including almost 140 in the North Sea.

The contract is expected to commence early May 2011.

Author: Torund D. Bryhn

< Back

Latest news

2017-12-12 — AGR Software recognised for second year as one of Norway’s fastest growing businesses
Read More
2017-11-08 — AGR Wins Training Contract for Wintershall
Read More
© AGR. All rights reserved 2017. Norway l UK l Americas l Asia Pacific l Middle East l Africa