Primus (Integradora de Servicios Petroleros Oro Negro) (Jackup)

Keppel FELS delivers jackup rig early to new Mexican customer

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04 December 2012

Keppel FELS has delivered Primus, a KFELS B Class jackup rig, to offshore Mexican oil field services company, Integradora de Servicios Petroleros Oro Negro (Oro Negro), seven days early and with a perfect safety record. Named earlier today at Keppel FELS, Primus was officially delivered on 16 November 2012. It is the first of two rigs by Keppel FELS for Oro Negro after the Mexican company purchased them from Jasper Investments. Primus is Oro Negro's first jackup rig and is suited for deployment in various parts of the world including the Gulf of Mexico.

Source: http://www.kepcorp.com/en/news_item.aspx?sid=3713


More News for Operator: Integradora de Servicios Petroleros Oro Negro

22 Jan 2015

'Impetus' jackup delivered to Integradora de Servicios Petroleros Oro Negro

Hull No. P2040 (IMPETUS), was successfully delivered on 22nd Jan 2015 to Integradora de Servicios Petroleros Oro Negro, S.A.P.I. de C.V. ("Oro Negro"). IMPETUS is the third in a series of six units of Pacific Class 400 high specification jack up drilling rigs ordered by Oro Negro. The naming ceremony of IMPETUS was held on 09th Jan 2015 in PPL Shipyard. The unit will now mobilise to Mexico, however, it is yet to be contracted for drilling services.

22 Dec 2015

Oro Negro Signs Charter Agreement and Contract Extensions with PEMEX

On December 21, 2015, Perforadora Oro Negro, S. de R.L. de C.V. (“Oro Negro”) and Pemex Perforación y Servicios, ENS (“Pemex”) executed a new charter agreement for Oro Negro´s Impetus rig, for a period of 5 years with a day rate of USD$130,000.00. In addition, Oro Negro and Pemex Exploración y Producción signed amendments to the outstanding charter leases for Oro Negro’s rigs Primus, Laurus, and Fortius. The amendments provide a one year extension on the term on the contracts for each of the above mentioned rigs. Oro Negro expects to sign a similar one year extension for the Decus rig in the near term.

1 Jun 2016

Pemex issues certificate of acceptance for Impetus

On May 29, 2016 Perforadora Oro Negro, S. de R.L. de C.V. (“Oro Negro”) completed the checklist for its Impetus rig and, consequently, Pemex Perforación y Servicios, EPS issued the certificate of acceptance for said rig to begin operations.

22 Oct 2013

PPL shipyard delivers 'fortius' jackup two months ahead of schedule

Integradora De Servicios Petroleros Oro Negro (Oro Negro) the Mexican focused jackup rig owner and manager has taken delivery of the company’s third jackup rig and the first to be constructed at the PPL shipyard in Singapore. The ‘Fortius’ unit was delivered on the 27th September 2013, two months ahead of schedule by the shipyard and the unit began its 45 day mobilisation to the Gulf of Mexico in October. Oro Negro’s ‘Fortius’, is a Baker Marine Pacific 400 class jackup and is capable of drilling in water depths of 400ft and down to depths of 30,000ft. Oro Negro has five further jackups on order at PPL’s yard, all of which are being built to the same design as the ‘Fortius’.

16 May 2013

Keppel FELS delivers second jackup rig to Oro Negro early

Keppel FELS has delivered a second KFELS B Class jackup rig to offshore Mexican oil field services company, Integradora de Servicios Petroleros Oro Negro (Oro Negro). Named Laurus at Keppel FELS today, the rig was delivered eleven days early and with a perfect safety record. Laurus is the second of two high-specification jackup rigs that Keppel FELS has built for Oro Negro which will be chartered to PEMEX, Mexico's national oil company, for deployment in offshore Mexico. The first rig, Primus, was delivered in December last year.

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