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DEA Awards Dvalin Drilling Contract to Transocean

TransoceanTransocean Norway Operations has with the drilling rig Transocean Arctic been awarded the contract to drill production wells at the Dvalin field in the Norwegian Sea. Drilling of the four production wells will start mid-2019, and the operation is planned to last 340 days. The contract value is EUR 57 million. The agreement also includes using the rig for additional wells.

“Drilling the production wells will be an important step towards production start of the Dvalin field in Autumn 2020. DEA is very satisfied with having Transocean on board for the drilling operations,” says Hans-Hermann Andreae, Managing Director at DEA Norge. The Dvalin field is the first operated field development project for DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG in Norway.