Pacific Mistral Commenced Operations in Brazil
Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 2/6/2012, Location: South America
Pacific Drilling S.A. announced that its ultra-deepwater drillship the Pacific Mistral commenced operations in Brazil on February 6, 2012. The drillship is contracted for a three-year term to Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. (“Petrobras”). The Pacific Mistral is capable of operating in water depths of up to 12,000 feet and drilling wells 37,500 feet deep.