OTL – Equinor exercise 2-year option for drilling services on Mariner platform in the UK


Odfjell Technology are delighted to announce that Equinor have exercised a 2-year option on the contract for the provision of the full drilling services on Mariner A platform, located approximately 150 kilometres east of the Shetland Islands. This service encompasses managing operations, maintenance, and repairs for both the main rig drilling facility and Intervention Completion Unit, along with providing engineering studies, modifications, and upgrades.

Odfjell Technology has held this contract to support the Mariner asset since 2019. This option extends the contract to November 2026, with an additional further two-year option remaining thereafter. Under the contract, Odfjell Technology will provide value through their integrated services provision, collaborating closely with Equinor to continually improve efficiency in both operations and well delivery, and support Equinor in achieving its production targets.

Kurt Meinert Fjell, EVP Operations in Odfjell Technology commented “We appreciate this opportunity to continue the great work being done by the team on the platform, which serves as testament of the value our integrated services bring. Our collaboration with Equinor is highly valued, and we look forward to continuing to achieve safe and efficient operations together.