Rowan's Bob Keller Snags 3-Yr. LOI from Saudi Aramco

Saudi Aramco has signed a LOI with Rowan Companies Inc. for a three-year contract with the Bob Keller jackup, news agencies report. Work will be performed in the Middle East at a day rate of approximately $180,000.

The rig recently entered a shipyard in the Gulf of Mexico to undergo modifications for the contract.

Additionally, the Bob Palmer jackup entered a GOM shipyard to receive modifications on Jan. 22; after which, the rig is contracted to BP in the Gulf of Mexico.

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