Atlantica Tender Drilling, Ltd., formerly known as BassDrill Ltd., was formed in 2007 to design, fabricate, and operate safe, efficient and fit for purpose drilling equipment solutions in the International Offshore Oil & Gas Industry. The significant expertise of our Management Team has been used to create a new generation of high specification tender assist designs for both barge and semi-submersible hull forms.
Atlantica currently has a tender assist rig, the ALPHA, operating offshore the Republic of Congo. Atlantica also has the BETA, a semi-tender assist rig under construction in China, targeted to commence operations in Brazil in Q4 2013. Atlantica has begun construction of two new-build projects, the Gamma and Delta in China, for deployment in late 2014 and mid – 2015.
We are a rapidly expanding drilling contractor that takes pride in our ability to provide an open and cooperative atmosphere for our highly skilled workforce. This is a company where you will know who you are working for, as our core philosophy is that there should not be distance between the boardroom and the drill floor. We also endorse an open-door policy to improve and foster communication. With smaller size, comes a more personalized employment experience with good advancement potential. Committed to future growth, we are proud to offer safe, respectful, and gainful employment for our Team Members and help them develop, improve and advance within the Company.
At this time, the geographical areas for our tender assist rigs include West Africa and South America.