Fairmount to Deliver Frontier Driller to the U.S.

Frontier Drilling has awarded the contract for the towage of semisubmersible Frontier Driller (ex-Transocean Explorer) to Fairmount Marine. The Fairmount Glacier will be used to tow the rig from Invergordon, UK to Pascagoula, Mississippi.

The Frontier Driller is a second generation semisub capable of working in water depths up to 1,250 feet. The rig will be upgraded for work in deepwater. The rig has a three year contract for work in the Gulf of Mexico after upgrades are complete.

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