Rowan Finalizes Skeie Drilling Transaction
Monday, July 19, 2010 Rowan to purchase all of the ordinary shares in Skeie. Rowan has approved the transaction, all other conditions precedent have been met and the transaction will proceed.
Rowan to Buy Three KFELS N-Class Jackups for $1.2B
Thursday, July 01, 2010 Rowan Companies and Skeie Drilling have entered a deal whereby Rowan will purchase three jackups being built by Skeie for US $1.2 billion.
NPD Issues BG Norge Permit for Appraisal Well
Monday, August 24, 2009 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has issued a drilling permit to BG Norge AS for wellbore 17/12-4 B, ref. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations.
BG Gets Green Light to Delineate Old Oil Discovery in North Sea
Thursday, June 18, 2009 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted BG Norge a drilling permit for wellbore 17/12-4, which will be drilled by the West Alpha semisub to delineate the old oil discovery 17/12-1 Bream.
BG Norge Receives Consent for Exploration Drilling in Southern North Sea
Wednesday, June 10, 2009 BG Norge has been granted consent to conduct exploration drilling with the West Alpha semisub. The consent relates to drilling of appraisal well 17/12-4 in the southern North Sea.
SKDP Issues Financial Results, Markets Rigs Outside of NCS
Tuesday, February 24, 2009 Skeie Drilling & Production has issued its financial results for the fourth quarter 2008. The company expects no material revenues before delivery of three jackup rigs under construction.
Det Norske Offered Operatorship in Several Norwegian Sea Licenses
Friday, December 19, 2008 Det norske has been offered the operatorship in license numbers 500, 504, 512, 497 on the Norwegian shelf. Following this award, Det norske has 46 licenses and is operator for 26 licenses.
SKDP Receives Subscriptions for over 4MM New Shares
Monday, October 27, 2008 SKDP has received subscriptions for a total of 4,823,369 new shares to the subscription price of NOK 20 per share.
Skeie Inks Contract for Jackup SKDP 2
Tuesday, July 01, 2008 Skeie Drilling & Production ASA has signed the final drilling contract with Skeie Energy AS for the lease of SKDP 2, the second jackup rig to be delivered from Keppel FELS Shipyard in Singapore.
Skeie Drilling & Production Posts First Quarter Results
Tuesday, May 20, 2008 Skeie Drilling and Production announced a strong first quarter, marked by continued construction and a generally strong market.
Skeie Drilling & Production Signs Letter of Intent for 1 Jackup Newbuild
Tuesday, January 15, 2008 Skeie Drilling & Production ASA (SKDP) has signed a letter of intent with Skeie Energy AS for the lease of one of the three jackup newbuilds under construction at Keppel FELS Shipyard in Singapore.
Skeie Drilling & Production Group Reports 3Q07 Results
Friday, November 16, 2007 Skeie Drilling says the construction of the three ultra harsh environment jackup rigs at Keppel FELS shipyard in Singapore is developing as scheduled.
Keppel Secures $534M in Rig Contracts
Monday, June 25, 2007 Keppel FELS has secured two rig contracts amounting to US$534 million (approximately S$820 million).
Keppel Secures Repeat Jackup Order from ProdJack
Thursday, February 15, 2007 Keppel FELS has secured a repeat order for a KFELS N Class jackup rig for US$392 million from ProdJack AS, a member of the Skeie Group.
Keppel to Build Innovative KFELS N Class Jackup for the North Sea
Wednesday, December 06, 2006 Keppel FELS has secured a contract to construct the first KFELS N Class jackup rig for ProdJack. The KFELS N Class design provides the flexibility of having a jackup that can undertake drilling and production activities concurrently.
Sinvest Enters Charter Agreement for Murmanskaya
Friday, March 24, 2006 Sinvest ASA has acquired 100% of the shares in Beta Drilling AS from Skeie Group. Beta Drilling and FSUE have earlier entered into a charter agreement for hire of the jackup Murmanskaya for a period of 3 years after an initial reactivation period.