Tagged: Sevan Drilling AS

DNV: first “round rig” fit for “ultra-deep”

The world’s first ultra-deepwater “round rig”, the Sevan Driller, has been classed by Norway-based classification society DNV and is ready to drill in water 4.2 kilometres deep. The completed rig was “baptized” at COSCO...

Slinking into future, Sevan airs StatoilHydro study

Norway-based “round-rig” maker Sevan Marine has aired word of a study agreement with StatoilHydro and similar undertakings with oil companies Chevron, Total and Petrobras centred on a “Goliat-type” lease agreement for a floating production...