Damen Verolme Rotterdam completes refit of drilling rig Stena Don

Damen Verolme Rotterdam completes refit of drilling rig Stena Don

Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR) has completed a major refit of the Stena Drilling-owned 5th generation, semi-submersible drilling rig Stena Don. The vessel arrived at DVR in October 2018 and departed for her new contract …
Mar 26, 2019 /  Vessels
Energean commences its drilling campaign in Israel

Energean commences its drilling campaign in Israel

Energean Oil and Gas plc, the oil and gas producer focused on the Mediterranean, announced yesterday (Mar04) that it has commenced its 2019 drilling programme in Israel, which will consist of three development wells …
Mar 5, 2019 /  Curious
Stena DrillMAX drillship to drill giant Samo prospect offshore The Gambia

Stena DrillMAX drillship to drill giant Samo prospect offshore The Gambia

Drilling rig contract signed with Stena Drilling for the Samo-1 well offshore The Gambia The Stena DrillMAX successfully completed the 2017 drilling campaign offshore Senegal Giant Samo prospect is assessed to …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Stena Drilling sign contract with Total E&P UK Ltd

Stena Drilling sign contract with Total E&P UK Ltd

Stena Drilling informed yesterday that the Company has signed a contract with Total E&P UK Ltd. for the Stena Don.   The Stena Don will drill the Glendronach prospect which is located West of Shetland. The …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Stena Drilling Ltd. receives first DNV GL MPD class notation

Stena Drilling Ltd. receives first DNV GL MPD class notation

DNV GL has revised its classification rules for Managed Pressure Drilling (MPD) systems and introduced two new class notations DRILL(MPD) and DRILL(MPD READY). Stena Drilling Ltd. (SDL) is the first drilling contractor …
Apr 16, 2018 /  Vessels
Stena Drilling signs contract with Nexen Petroleum U.K. Limited for the Stena Spey

Stena Drilling signs contract with Nexen Petroleum U.K. Limited for the Stena Spey

Stena Drilling announced yesterday that, following a competitive tender exercise, the Company has signed a contract with Nexen Petroleum U.K. Limited for the Stena Spey. Caption: Stena Spey - Image courtesy …
Feb 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Energean Israel Appoints Stena Drilling For the Development Drilling of the Karish Field, Offshore Israel

Energean Israel Appoints Stena Drilling For the Development Drilling of the Karish Field, Offshore Israel

Stena Forth drillship to commence a three well programme in Q1 2019 Energean Oil & Gas announced earlier today that Energean Israel has signed a contract with Stena Drilling for the development drilling of the …
Jan 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Drillship worker dies after falling into water in Gran Canaria

Drillship worker dies after falling into water in Gran Canaria

An oil worker from Scotland employed on a Stena Drilling-owned drillship has reportedly died after falling into a harbor in the Canary Islands. According to a Monday report by BBC, the worker was a member of the crew on …
Oct 26, 2017 /  Accidents
Statoil announces cancellation of rig contact

Statoil announces cancellation of rig contact

Statoil has decided to cancel the contract with Stena Drilling for the mobile rig Stena Don. The rig has been on contract to Statoil since 7 February 2014, performing operations for the Troll and Fram …
Oct 25, 2016 /  Vessels