Dolphin Drilling is a leading harsh environment drilling contractor for the offshore oil and gas industry with three ready-to-drill moored semi-submersible platforms.
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Our fleet of 5th and 6th Generation Enhanced Aker H3 units provide their robustness by having a high technical standard, broad operational track record, positive air gap and a passive mooring system giving best in-class energy efficiency.
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Dolphin Drilling wins contract extension and agrees to enter multi-year strategic alliance with i3 Energy
Aberdeen, UK, 5 September 2019: Dolphin Drilling, the global contractor with a rich North Sea history, today (September 5) announced it is establishing its international headquarters in Aberdeen.
Global contractor Dolphin Drilling has secured further work for its Borgland Dolphin semi-submersible drilling rig to start in early 2020.
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Global contractor Dolphin Drilling can today announce it has secured a new combined contract for Norwegian oil and gas operator DNO Norge AS. The contract will see Dolphin Drilling support both ends of the well lifecycle, with work confirmed for one exploration well plus plug and abandonment (P&A) activity on three wells on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS). The initial program of work will start in Q1 2021 using the Borgland Dolphin for an estimated five months. The contract also includes an option for further work into 2022. Bjørnar Iversen, Chief Executive Officer of Dolphin Drilling, said: “We are pleased to work with DNO again, and we are delighted to support an operator who is not only showing responsible well ownership with its P&A activity but continued support for the energy possibilities in the region with its exploration work. “While the lower prices continue to put pressure on the oil and gas industry, we are really pleased to be able to continue to support customers with their well requirements no matter the stage of their lifecycle, bringing the efficiencies that come from the very capable rig Borgland Dolphin, and a team of subject matter experts both offshore and onshore” Dolphin Drilling is celebrating its 55th year in operation in 2020 and continues to be one of the leading contractors in the industry. This latest contract adds to its strategic intent of building a significant presence in Norway, following the announcement of another NCS contract with Wellesley Petroleum AS earlier this year. The operation will be managed out of the new operation centre at Forus in Stavanger.
Dolphin Drilling has secured another contract with a new Norwegian operator. This time with INEOS Energy AS on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
Inverurie charity Fly Cup Catering has welcomed a £4,000 donation towards new catering equipment in support of its traineeship programme. Aberdeen based drilling contractor, Dolphin Drilling, has pledged the money towards the purchase of a new bakery oven which will be used to support Fly Cup Catering’s trainee programme for adults with learning disabilities.