Shelf Drilling, Ltd. announced on June 28 that it has secured a contract for the Baltic jack-up rig with Total E&P Nigeria Limited for operations offshore Nigeria. (Logo quoted from Yahoo’s image)


The contract duration is for five wells – estimated to be 380 days, plus additional option period, and is expected to commence in June 2021.


Shelf Drilling is a leading international shallow water offshore drilling contractor with rig operations across the Middle East, Southeast Asia, India, West Africa and the Mediterranean. 


Shelf Drilling was founded in 2012 and has established itself as a leader within its industry through its fit-for-purpose strategy and close working relationship with industry leading clients. 


The company is incorporated under the laws of the Cayman Islands with corporate headquarters in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The company is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange.