Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

Sirius Updates on Rig Mobilisation for Ororo Field Drilling

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 6/7/2018, Location: Africa

Sirius Petroleum, the Nigeria focused oil and gas development and production company, announces that following an update from COSL, the Company's international rig partner, the COSL Force jack-up rig has commenced critical equipment re-certification ahead of its mobilisation to Ororo-2 in Nigeria.

COSL informed the Company that the COSL Force required critical equipment re-certification before it could be released to its next contract. Senior Sirius operational personnel have now joined the COSL team in Dubai where the COSL Force is currently stationed and have commenced a programme of critical equipment re-certification. This includes a 5-year re-certification of key equipment which will allow for an extended operational duration for the rig in West Africa. Once this work programme has been completed, the COSL Force will be loaded onto its designated Heavy Lift Vessel ('HLV'). COSL is currently in discussions with HLV providers and, once confirmed, the COSL Force will be mobilised to the Ororo-2 well location.

Commenting, Bobo Kuti, Chief Executive of Sirius, said: "We are very pleased to be back on track with the COSL Force, and whilst the intervening period has been longer than anticipated we can look forward to finally mobilising the rig to the Ororo-2 well location and commencing the drilling programme during the Summer."

For more information about related Opportunities and Key Players visit West Africa Projects

Rigs >>

Rigs News in Nigeria >>

Japan >>  1/7/2019 - Japan Drilling Company (JDC) offshore jack-up drilling rig "SAGADRIL-2" (formerly HAKURYU-7), owned by JDC's subsidiary "Sagadril 2, Inc.", was sold o...
Norway >>  1/7/2019 - Odfjell Drilling has taken delivery of Deepsea Nordkapp from Samsung Heavy Industries in Korea. Deepsea Nordkapp is the latest addition to Odfjell Dri...

Nigeria >>  12/31/2018 - Sirius Petroleum, the Nigeria focused oil and gas development and production company has been advised by Shelf Drilling that the Adriatic-1 Jack-up dr...
Saudi Arabia >>  12/27/2018 - Lamprell has received a letter of intent ('LOI') from International Maritime Industries Company ('IMI'), the Saudi maritime joint venture in which Lam...

Australia >>  12/21/2018 - Neptune Survey is pleased to announce it has been awarded a five-year rig positioning contract by Chevron Australia, commencing in January 2019. As pa...
Vietnam >>  12/21/2018 - Japan Drilling Co., Ltd. (JDC) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary company "Hakuryu 5, Inc." has entered into a drilling contract with Rosneft ...

Related Categories: General  Rig Equipment  Rig Operators  Rigs, Coring & Exploration 

Related Articles: General  Rig Equipment  Rig Operators  Rigs, Coring & Exploration 


Nigeria Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 |

Oil & Gas Projects in Nigeria >>

More News

Related Links

Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy.