Shell Philippines Taps Prosafe for Safe Astoria Accommodation Rig

Prosafe has been awarded a Letter of Award (LOA) by Shell Philippines Exploration B.V. for the provision of the Safe Astoria accommodation rig at the Malampaya Shallow Water Platform offshore Palawan, Philippines.

The contract linked to the LOA has a firm duration of 212 days including mob/demob, commencing early November 2009 and has a total value of about US $25.7 million.