About Harsh environment, semisubmersible drilling rigs

Odfjell Drilling is an international drilling contractor that operates a fleet of sixth generation semisubmersible drilling rigs specifically designed for harsh environments. The three sister rigs Deepsea Atlantic, Deepsea Stavanger and Deepsea Aberdeen have been selected for the most challenging and prestigious offshore drilling operations by recognized operators like BP, Statoil and Total.

The units can be operated moored or on DP3 positioning system on water depths down to 3000 meters. They are designed for all year operations in all areas of the world in wave heights up to Hs 10.8 meter and air temperatures down to -30 °C. All three units have delivered world class drilling efficiency with minimum waiting on weather and non-productive time.



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Cold Climate & Harsh Environment

Cold Climate & Harsh Environment

Odfjell Drilling

Company contact

Michael Boysen Nielsen

EVP Business Development


+47 979 92 531