Fossil energy – drilling
Japan Drilling (Netherlands), has entered into a drilling contract with North Oil Company for the provision of jack-up drilling rig Hakuryu-10.
The contract is scheduled to begin in the second quarter of 2022.
The contract for the 2008-built Hakuryu-10 is for three years firm plus two one-year options for operations on the Al-Shaheen field, one of the largest and most complex of its kind in the world.
The Hakuryu-10 has been operating on the Qatari field for several years now, with the latest extension awarded back in August 2020. The extension was for one year, starting from 12 February 2021.