Stena Drilling

Stena Drilling, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Stena AB, is one of the world's foremost independent drilling contractors.

Stena manages a global business, holding a portfolio of successful past and present operations in the North Sea, Far East Asia, Caribbean, South America, Australia, and West Africa. In expanding its fleet of well-maintained drilling units, the company has had an active role in building and converting rigs and, in so doing, pioneering some of the most leading-edge technologies and innovations in the drilling world.

Stena Drilling's core business values are focused on satisfying clients' needs and requirements; and through efficient drilling operations, to manage assets and resources in order to maximize profits.

Address: Ullevi House
Greenbank Crescent, East Tullos
Aberdeen, AB12 3BG
United Kingdom
Contact: +44 1224 401180

Recent Articles

Norway Rig Workers Agree Wage Deal, Avoid Strike
Thursday, June 25, 2015 Norwegian offshore oil rig workers sign a new wage deal, avoiding a strike that could have cut energy production.
Statoil Takes $350M Hit on Angola Exploration Halt
Friday, November 21, 2014 Norway's Statoil is halting exploration in Angola after poor drilling results, retreating from an offshore area it had high hopes for and capping a poor year for exploration.
3Legs Sells its Last Polish Shale Gas Concessions
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 3Legs Resources sells its last shale gas concessions in Poland to Sweden's Stena Group.
AWU Urges Workers Not to Return to Stena Clyde Rig Offshore Bass Strait
Friday, August 31, 2012 AWU urges workers not to return to the gas rig offshore Port Campbell where two workers died until safety measures are improved.
Two Workers Die in Origin-Related Rig Accident Offshore Bass Strait
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 Australian authorities start investigating the deaths of two offshore workers that took place on a gas drilling rig offshore Port Campbell in the Bass Strait.
C-NLOPB Tightens Regulations for Orphan Basin Drilling Program
Thursday, May 20, 2010 A team has been established within the C-NLOPB to provide regulatory oversight of Chevron's operations in the Orphan Basin offshore Canada.
Analysis: Stena Weathers Economic Downturn
Friday, May 14, 2010 The RigLogix team takes a look at the current and upcoming picture for the Stena Drilling fleet of semisubs and drillships, which is currently working at 100% utilization.
Keppel Books FPSO Conversion, Rig Upgrade Orders
Thursday, March 25, 2010 Keppel Offshore & Marine has secured $140 million worth of contracts for the conversion of a FPSO and repair and modification of two semisubmersibles.
Stena Forth to Spin Bit in Greenland's Disko West Area
Monday, December 21, 2009 Cairn has secured a rig to allow it to commence a drilling program in the Disko West area, offshore Western Greenland, in 2H2010.
Repsol Betting on Brazilian Subsalt Finds for Growth
Wednesday, December 16, 2009 Exploring for oil under the layers of salt that lie thousands of meters below the seabed is difficult and costly, but Repsol is betting on it to pay off.
iicorr Sees High Growth in Cathodic Protection Sector
Tuesday, December 08, 2009 Integrity, inspection and corrosion specialist iicorr has experienced high demand for its Cathodic Protection systems and surveys in the last 12 months with contract wins in the North Sea and internationally.
Arous Al-Bahar Discovery Well Flows Oil, Gas Offshore Libya
Wednesday, December 02, 2009 Hess has carried out a successful test of its discovery well A1-54/01 offshore Libya in the Mediterranean Sea.
OMV Strikes Success at Deepwater Tornado Sidetrack
Monday, November 02, 2009 OMV's first operated exploration well in deepwater West of Shetlands has resulted in a discovery and successful sidetrack.
Tornado Hits Oil and Gas West of Shetland
Wednesday, October 14, 2009 A consortium led by OMV has made an oil and gas discovery at the Tornado prospect, offshore West of Shetland, UK.
Stena Carron Spins Bit at Tornado Prospect, West of Shetlands
Tuesday, September 29, 2009 Faroe Petroleum reported that OMV has commenced drilling at the Tornado prospect, west of Shetlands, using the Stena Carron drillship.
Petrobras Unlocks Discovery at Abare West in Santos Pre-Salt
Tuesday, September 15, 2009 Petrobras, along with partners BG Group and Repsol, has unlocked another new discovery in the Santos Basin pre-salt BM-S-9 concession area, in ultradeep waters offshore Brazil.
Latent's Drilling Services Portfolio Expands to Norway
Monday, September 14, 2009 Latent Ltd's portfolio of drilling related work has now expanded to include contracts for Seawell in Norway.
Analysis: Drilling Picks Up in The Far East
Friday, August 28, 2009 While drilling offshore China has proved successful and is making great strides to explore and develop worldwide.
PSA Investigates Personal Injury at Stena Don
Monday, June 08, 2009 PSA has initiated an investigation following an incident involving personal injury at Stena Don on June 6, 2009.
Environmental Services Specialist TWMA Clinches North Sea Contracts
Wednesday, May 27, 2009 Total Waste Management Alliance has secured contracts in the North Sea this year, one of which is an ongoing contract for TCC-RotoMill services on the Stena Spey at Petrofac's Don Development.