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NADL, Jurong Shipyard Extend Standstill Agreement for West Rigel
Wednesday, June 08, 2016North Atlantic Drilling Ltd. and Jurong Shipyard extend a standstill agreement for delivery of West Rigel semisub to September.

Maersk Drilling Acquires Newbuild Jackup from Hercules Offshore for $190M
Friday, May 27, 2016Maersk Drilling acquires a newbuild jackup from Hercules Offshore for $190 million, with the rig to head for the North Sea to commence work on the Culzean gas field.

Sembcorp Marine Dismisses EIG's Allegations on Sete Brasil Investment
Wednesday, May 25, 2016Sembcorp Marine dismisses allegations by EIG Management Co. that the latter was misled by the firm and its unit Jurong Shipyard to invest in Sete Brasil.

Transocean, Jurong Shipyard Reach Deal to Defer Delivery of 2 Drillships
Wednesday, April 20, 2016Transocean reaches agreement with Jurong Shipyard to defer delivery of two ultra deepwater drillships.

Noble Lloyd Noble Jackup Sustained Damage at Singapore's Jurong Shipyard
Wednesday, March 02, 2016Noble Corp.'s newbuild jackup Noble Lloyd Noble sustained damage in an incident at Singapore's Jurong Shipyard, where it is being constructed.

Sembcorp Marine Says Noble Lloyd Noble on Schedule for 2Q 2016 Delivery
Wednesday, March 02, 2016Sembcorp Marine says newbuild jackup Noble Lloyd Noble, damaged in an incident at a Singapore yard, remains on schedule for delivery in the second quarter of 2016.

Prosafe Takes Delivery of the Safe Zephyrus Accommodation Vessel
Wednesday, January 27, 2016Prosafe takes delivery of the Safe Zephyrus semi-submersible accommodation vessel from Singapore's Jurong Shipyard.

Jurong Shipyard, NADL Reach Standstill Agreement for West Rigel Semisub
Thursday, December 03, 2015Jurong Shipyard and North Atlantic Drilling reached a standstill agreement for the delivery of the West Rigel ultra-deepwater semisub until June 2016.

Prosafe, Jurong Shipyard Agree on Flexible Delivery of Safe Zephyrus Vessel
Friday, November 27, 2015Prosafe and Jurong Shipyard agree to a flexible delivery of the completed Safe Zephyrus accommodation vessel from the latter's yard in Singapore.

Technip Bags Brazil's Libra Oil Field FPSO Contract from Jurong Shipyard
Tuesday, June 30, 2015Technip bags an engineering and procurement services contract from Jurong Shipyard for the floating production, storage and offloading vessel for deployment to Brazil's offshore Libra oil field.

Technip Wins Topsides Contract with Jurong Shipyard
Tuesday, June 30, 2015France's Technip is awarded a topsides engineering and procurement services contract by Singapore's Jurong Shipyard.

Scana to Supply Offloading System to Jurong Shipyard for Libra FPSO
Friday, June 19, 2015Norway's Scana Offshore wins contract to supply offloading system to Jurong Shipyard for the Libra floating production, storage and offloading facility.

Jurong Shipyard Pens LOI with Heerema for New Semisub Crane Vessel
Tuesday, March 31, 2015Jurong Shipyard pens letter of intent for the engineering and construction of a new semisub crane vessel for Heerema Offshore Services.

LMC to Supply Jurong Shipyard with Turret System for Brazil's Libra FPSO
Monday, January 12, 2015Ezra's unit London Marine Consultants clinches deal from Jurong Shipyard to supply an external turret mooring system for the Libra oil field's floating production, storage and offloading vessel to be deployed offshore Brazil.

Jurong Shipyard Bags MODEC's FPSO Contract for Ghana's TEN Development
Monday, October 20, 2014Jurong Shipyard bags a contract from MODEC for a floating production, storage and offloading conversion project for the Tullow Oil-operated TEN development project offshore Ghana.

Jurong Shipyard Bags $696M FPSO Conversion Deal for Brazil's Libra Project
Monday, October 13, 2014Jurong Shipyard bags a $696 million floating production, storage and offloading conversion contract from the Odebrecht Oil & Gas-Teekay Offshore joint venture for the Libra project offshore Brazil.

Jurong Shipyard Inks $21M Deal to Acquire SSP Offshore's Business Assets
Thursday, September 11, 2014Jurong Shipyard inks $21 million agreement with SSP Offshore to acquire substantially all the latter's business assets.

Jurong Shipyard Bags $236M Jackup Contract from Hercules Offshore
Wednesday, May 21, 2014Jurong Shipyard bags a $236 million contract from Hercules Offshore to build a jackup to work in the North Sea for Maersk Oil and Gas upon delivery.

Jurong Shipyard Wins $1.08B Contracts to Build 2 Drillships for Transocean
Thursday, February 27, 2014Jurong Shipyard clinches two contracts, worth $1.08 billion, to build two ultra-deepwater drillships for a subsidiary of Transocean.

Jurong Shipyard Delivers Noble Mick O'Brien
Friday, August 16, 2013Sembcorp Marine's subsidiary Jurong Shipyard delivers the Noble Mick O'Brien jackup to Noble Corporation.

Sembcorp Marine to Construct Jackup for Noble Corp.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013Sembcorp Marine secures another landmark deal from Noble Corp., increasing the total number of rigs the shipyard is ordered to build.

Aker Solutions Scores Equipment Work for Six Brazilian Drillships
Monday, August 27, 2012Aker Solutions wins a contract to supply drilling equipment packages for a series of six deepwater drillships being built by Jurong Shipyard for the Brazilian market.

North Atlantic Orders New Harsh Enviro Semisub
Tuesday, April 03, 2012North Atlantic Drilling has entered into a turnkey construction contract with Jurong Shipyard in Singapore for the construction of a new harsh environment semisub drilling rig for approx. $650M.

Jurong to Build Prosafe Semi Accommodation Rig
Wednesday, December 14, 2011Prosafe has entered into a turnkey contract for the construction of a semi-submersible accommodation rig at Jurong Shipyard Pte Ltd. in Singapore.

Jurong Shipyard Bags FPSO Conversion Proj. from MODEC
Tuesday, October 04, 2011Jurong Shipyard has secured a project to convert the Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) tanker, the MV TAR II (ex STAR II), to an FPSO vessel for MODEC.

TTS Inks Jackup Agreement with Jurong Shipyard
Tuesday, June 21, 2011TTS has signed a Letter of Intent with Jurong Shipyard Pte Ltd in Singapore, for delivery of a high performance drilling equipment packages for a new CJ70 jackup to be built for North Atlantic Drilling Ltd.

Ghana's First FPSO to Set Sail
Tuesday, May 04, 2010Ghana's First FPSO vessel FPSO Kwame Nkrumah MV21, successfully converted by Sembcorp Marine's subsidiary Jurong Shipyard for MODEC, is on track for its landmark assignment offshore Ghana's Jubilee Field.

Seadrill Takes Delivery of West Orion Semisub
Tuesday, April 20, 2010Seadrill today took delivery of the new deepwater semisubmersible drilling rig West Orion from the Jurong Shipyard in Singapore. The rig will operate its first six years under a contract with Petrobras offshore Brazil.

Jurong Shipyard, Seadrill Sign LOI for Jackup
Friday, April 16, 2010Jurong Shipyard has signed a letter of intent with Seadrill to negotiate the sale of a harsh environment CJ70 jackup drilling rig.

Statoil Secures Seadrill Newbuild for 3Q 2011
Wednesday, April 14, 2010Statoil has signed a letter of intent for a five-year contract with Seadrill for a newly built drilling rig for use on the Norwegian continental shelf.

Songa Offshore Enters Deepwater Drilling Market
Wednesday, March 24, 2010Songa Offshore will invest $50 million in new equity into Deepwater Driller Limited, marking the company's first entry into the attractive deepwater drilling market.

Jurong Shipyard to Refurbish Roncador P-62 FPSO
Thursday, March 11, 2010Jurong Shipyard has secured a contract to carry out pre-conversion works for the FPSO P-62, which will operate for Petrobras on the Roncador field, offshore Brazil.

Jurong Shipyard to Deliver West Orion in 2Q 2010
Tuesday, March 02, 2010Seadrill's West Orion, the third from the series of four turnkey ultra-deepwater semisubs built by Jurong Shipyard, is on track for delivery during the second quarter 2010.

Jurong Shipyard Sets Up Shop in Brazil
Friday, February 05, 2010Jurong Shipyard will build a new shipyard in Brazil to cater directly to one of the fastest growing offshore oil and gas E&P markets in the world.

Jurong Completes 2 Noble Semisubs On Schedule
Thursday, October 29, 2009Jurong Shipyard has successfully completed two Bingo 9000 design ultra-deepwater semisubmersible drilling rigs, Noble Jim Day and Noble Danny Adkins, for Noble Drilling on schedule.

Diamond Offshore's 6th Generation Rig to Be Renamed Ocean Valor
Wednesday, September 30, 2009Diamond Offshore has acquired the construction contract to purchase the newbuild, 7,500-foot, dynamically positioned semisubmersible offshore drilling unit PetroRig II, to be renamed the Ocean Valor.

Jurong Nixes Jackup Construction Contract with Petroprod
Tuesday, September 01, 2009Jurong Shipyard has terminated its contract with Petroprod for the construction of a jackup rig as milestone payments due under the contract have not been received.

Jurong Shipyard Secures FPSO Conversion Contract for Jubilee Devt
Tuesday, August 04, 2009Jurong Shipyard has secured a contract to convert a VLCC tanker into a FPSO vessel for installation on the Jubilee field, offshore Ghana.

Jurong Shipyard Files Claims for $198.9MM
Monday, August 03, 2009Sembcorp Marine's subsidiary, Jurong Shipyard has on August 3, 2009 commenced an action in the High Court of Singapore against Societe General to recover a sum of US $198.9 million.

Jurong Shipyard Secures Second Rig Order from SeaDragon
Thursday, July 02, 2009Jurong Shipyard has secured a second SeaDragon rig order from Oban B to complete and deliver a Moss Maritime Full Dynamically Positioned semisubmersible drilling unit.

Diamond Offshore Completes Purchase of PetroRig 1
Thursday, June 25, 2009Diamond Offshore Drilling has completed purchase of the semisubmersible offshore drilling unit PetroRig I, which will be renamed Ocean Courage.

Diamond Offshore to Purchase PetroRig I from Jurong Shipyard
Monday, June 08, 2009Jurong Shipyard has accepted the bid by Diamond Offshore to purchase the PetroRig I semisub, the sale of which is expected to complete by the end of June 2009.

Jurong Shipyard Settles Score with PetroRig I in US Bankruptcy Court
Friday, June 05, 2009Jurong Shipyard has settled its disputes with the bondholders Norsk Tillitsman and PetroRig I. This settlement is recorded by the US Bankruptcy Court.

Sembcorp Marine Reports on PetroRig 1's Legal Proceedings
Wednesday, May 20, 2009The application by PetroRig 1 before the bankruptcy court in New York has been adjourned until Friday.

Jurong Shipyard Receives Notification of Legal Action Taken by PetroRig
Tuesday, May 19, 2009Sembcorp Marine's subsidiary, Jurong Shipyard, has received notification of an application filed by PetroRig I before the bankruptcy courts in New York.

Sembcorp Marine Clarifies US News Concerning PetroRig I
Monday, May 18, 2009Sembcorp Marine is not aware of the action cited by US media that PetroRig I has sued Jurong Shipyard over the termination of the construction contract for PetroRig I.

Jurong Shipyard Exercises Right to Sell Petrorig I
Wednesday, April 29, 2009Jurong Shipyard has completed construction of the Petrorig I. However, as final payment was not made to JSPL under the construction contract, JSPL has terminated the contract and elected to sell the rig.

PetroProd Placed Under Provisional Liquidation in Cayman Islands
Wednesday, April 15, 2009SembCorp Marine wishes to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Jurong Shipyard, has received notice that PetroProd Ltd is placed under provisional liquidation in the Cayman Islands.

SeaDragon Taps Sembcorp to Build Ultra-Deepwater Semisub
Monday, April 06, 2009SeaDragon Offshore tapped Sembcorp Marine's Jurong Shipyard to construct a ultra-deepwater harsh-environment semisub, which already has secured a five-year contract from Pemex. The construction contract includes an option for an additional rig.

Seadrill Snaps Up Stake in Petromena's Bond Loan for 2 Deepwater Rigs
Monday, March 30, 2009Seadrill has acquired 80.2% interest in the Petromena's bond loan secured in two new deepwater rigs that have scheduled deliveries from the Jurong shipyard in April and September of this year.