Xcite Lines Up Rowan Rig for Bentley Field
Xcite's subsidiary has entered into a binding drilling contract with British American Offshore Limited ("BAOL"), part of Rowan, for the N-Class Rowan Norway, a harsh environment, deep water jack-up unit, designed and built for simultaneous drilling and production, which is currently under construction.
The Rowan Norway is expected to be used to commence the first stage production of the Bentley field, the planning for which is currently being undertaken. XER expects the Rowan Norway to be made available in the fourth quarter of 2011.
- Xcite Confirms $35-per-Barrel Costs for Bentley Field (May 29)
- Xcite Signs Rig Provision Agreement for Bentley Field (Nov 17)
- Xcite Signs Services Deal with Baker Hughes for Bentley Field (Oct 20)