Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract from Spirit Energy for the harsh-environment jack-up rig Maersk Resolve to drill one growth effectively at Grove North East within the UK North Sea. The contract is anticipated to begin in March 2021, with an estimated length of 131 days. The agency contract worth is roughly USD 11.3m, together with extra companies, mobilisation and demobilisation. The contract contains an possibility so as to add plugging and abandonment of 1 effectively.
“We’re excited to have the ability to construct on our relationship with Spirit Energy with our first UK effectively for the client, for whom we beforehand accomplished a extremely profitable subsea growth marketing campaign in Norway. We will certainly have the ability to proceed our shut collaboration and mutual give attention to operational excellence, and as well as the marketing campaign at Grove will profit from Maersk Resolve’s expertise with safely and effectively drilling difficult Zechstein formations as a part of the rig’s newest project in Dutch waters,” says COO Morten Kelstrup of Maersk Drilling.
Maersk Resolve is a 350ft, Gusto-engineered MSC CJ50 high-efficiency jack-up rig which was delivered in 2009. It accomplished a marketing campaign offshore the Netherlands in October 2020 and is at present warm-stacked in Esbjerg, Denmark.
(Source: Maersk Drilling – Image: Maersk Resolve on tow within the Dutch North Sea/Offshore Marine Contractors)
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