Swift Drilling from the Netherlands has been awarded a long-term contract by Wintershall Noordzee.
The contract will employ jack-up rig Swift 10 to perform a Plug and Abandonment campaign in the Dutch and German North Sea. The contract is expected to commence this summer with a potential duration of 3 to 4 years.
In the coming period The Swift 10 will be revitalized and will be restarted after its original 5-year LTI free campaign for Shell/Nam.
The Swift 10 is a 300ft Gusto MSC SEA-2750 fully automated drilling rig, delivered in 2011 currently located in Rotterdam where it is getting ready for her P&A campaign