Seadrill-Operated T9 Rig Nabs $152MM Contract Extension with ExxonMobil

The Seadrill operated tender rig T9 has been awarded a three-year contract extension with ExxonMobil. The contract extension value is approximately US $152 million.

Commencement of the extension is scheduled to mid January 2009. Seadrill controls 49 percent in Varia Perdana which owns the T9 tender rig.