May 4, 2021 – Hamilton, Bermuda
Northern Ocean Ltd. “the Company”) has received a termination notice from Wintershall DEA Norge AS for the West Mira drilling contract, which was being managed by Seadrill Europe Management AS, a subsidiary of Seadrill Limited. The termination follows the extended downtime period after the operational accident on March 19, 2021.
The Company is working constructively with all its stakeholders and taking all commercial and legal actions necessary to limit the implication for its stakeholders.
Additional information about the Company can be found at: www.northernocean.no
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