Ensco has been awarded a contract for its Ensco 122 jack-up drilling rig by NAM for drilling activities in the Dutch sector of the North Sea, as per sources.
Per VesselsValue, NAM, will utilize the rig on a five-month drilling contract beginning Oct 1 and terminating on Feb 28, 2018.
The contracted dayrate is believed to be about $100,000 corresponding to a total value of around $15 million.
Built by Keppel in 2014, the Ensco 122 is currently working for Ithaca in the UK sector of the North Sea on the Harrier development. According to Ensco’s latest fleet status report, the rig is anticipated to complete the contract in August.