Valaris announces floater contract

Source: press release, 19 October 2021

‘VALARIS DS-4’ (photo: Valaris Limited)

Valaris Limited has announced that it has been awarded a contract with Petrobras offshore Brazil for drillship VALARIS DS-4. The contract is for a minimum term of 548 days.

The rig is currently preservation stacked in the UK and will transit to the Canary Islands, where it will be reactivated and then mobilized to Brazil.

The contract is anticipated to commence by early second quarter 2022.