US Briefs: Valaris GOM Deal, Nucor Cash Dividend

(Energy Analytics Institute, 8.Jun.2021) — Energy briefs from North America including: Valaris Limited revealing a Gulf of Mexico floater contract award, and Nucor Corporation revealing its 193rd consecutive cash dividend.

Valaris Reveals GOM Floater Contract Award

Offshore drilling services provider Valaris (NYSE: VAL) was awarded a three-year contract with Chevron in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico for drillship, VALARIS DS-18 (Relentless).

The contract is expected to commence in the first quarter 2022 in direct continuation of the current contract, the company announced 8 June 2021 in an official statement.

Nucor Reveals 193rd Consecutive Cash Dividend

The Board of Directors of Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) declared the regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.405 per share on Nucor’s common stock, the company announced 8 June 2021 in an official statement.

This cash dividend is payable on 11 August 2021 to stockholders of record on 30 June  2021 and is Nucor’s 193rd consecutive quarterly cash dividend, the company said.

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