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02/05/2023 News

TotalEnergies Selects Block 9 Drilling Rig

Drilling rig-block 9 photo

As per the announced schedule, TotalEnergies in agreement with its partners ENI and QatarEnergy has signed a firm contract with Transocean to hire the drilling rig that will drill an exploration well on Block 9 offshore Lebanon, as soon as possible in 2023.

With the mobilization of the teams, this is a new key step in the preparation of the operations.

The "Transocean Barents", a semi-submersible drilling rig, will be mobilized in the continuity of its current operations in the British North Sea.