Diamond Offshore Reveals New Contract Offshore Australia

(Energy Analytics Institute, 31.Aug.2022) — Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) revealed that Inpex Operations Australia Pty Ltd entered into a new contract to utilize the Ocean Apex for work on the Northwest Shelf of Australia.

The contract is expected to start in the fourth quarter of 2023 in direct continuation of the rig’s prior contract, and combined with previous awards recently announced, Diamond announced 31 August 2022 in the official statement.

The contract covers two twos and as a result the Ocean Apex will be fully contracted in Australia through late 2024. 

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