Sembcorp Marine Delivers Newbuild Maersk Highlander to Maersk Drilling


Sembcorp Marine Ltd. reported Monday the delivery of a high-specification jackup Maersk Highlander (400′ ILC) — known formerly Hercules Highlander (400′ ILC) — to Maersk Drilling’s unit Maersk Highlander UK Ltd.

Maersk Drilling revealed Friday that it had acquired the jackup from a subsidiary of Hercules Offshore for $190 million, with the rig to be deployed in the Culzean Field Development in the UK sector of the North Sea.

Construction of the jackup commenced at Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary Jurong Shipyard in September 2014 and was completed on schedule.




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