Borders & Southern: Leiv Eiriksson En Route to Falklands
Borders & Southern has received notification from Ocean Rig UDW that the Leiv Eiriksson (UDW semisub) has commenced mobilization from Greenland for its two well drilling program in the Falkland Islands. It is anticipated that the rig will begin operations in late January 2012. A further update will be made nearer the time regarding the start of drilling.
Following the completion of the Company's two wells the rig will be assigned to Falkland Oil and Gas. The fixed mobilization fee will be shared between the two companies.