Perisai Pacific 101 (Icon Offshore Berhad) (Jackup)

Petronas contracts newbuild 'Perisai 101' jackup

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08 May 2014

Perisai Petroleum Teknologi Bhd (Perisai) has announced that the company has secured a contract for its first newbuild jackup rig, the ‘Perisai 101’. Upon delivery from the shipyard, ‘Perisai 101’ will begin a three year contract with Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd (Petronas) in Malaysia. No firm start date or dayrate for the contract has been released however, the unit will begin drilling operations in mid-2014, after it has been delivered from SembCorp Marine’s PPL shipyard in Singapore. The contract marks the first drilling contract award for Perisai, which has a further two jackups rigs, ‘Perisai 102’ and ‘Perisai 103’ also under construction at the PPL shipyard in Singapore. The ‘Perisai 101’ will be managed by Hercules Offshore upon delivery and throughout its contract with Petronas.


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2 Oct 2015

Hess sublets 'Perisai Pacific 101' jackup in Malaysia

Perisai Petroleum Teknologi BHD (“Perisai”) has announced that the company’s Perisai Pacific 101 jackup rig currently on contract to Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd (“Petronas”) is to be sublet to Hess Exploration and Production Malaysia B.V. (“Hess”) for a nine month period. The sublet commenced on 23rd September 2015 and is expected to continue for a nine-month period, with an additional one month option. At the end of the sublet the unit will return to operations for Petronas. The total contract value of the sublet with Hess is USD26.9 million.

7 Nov 2013

Hercules offshore secures rig management agreement with Perisai

Hercules Offshore and Perisai Petroleum Teknologi Bhd (Perisai) have announced that the two companies have entered into an agreement for Hercules to act as the operations and maintenance manager of Perisai’s two newbuild jackup rigs. The rigs (‘Perisai Pacific 101’ and ‘Perisai Pacific 102’) are both currently under construction at SembCorp Marine’s PPL shipyard in Singapore and are due for delivery in 2014 and 2015 respectively. Upon delivery of the units from the shipyard, Hercules will be responsible for the marketing, administration and negotiation of rig contracts for both units for which Hercules will receive a US$4,000 daily management fee. Hercules also has the right to first refusal on purchasing the rigs.

20 Jun 2014

Perisai receives 'Perisai Pacific 101' from shipyard

Perisai Petroleum Teknologi Bhd (Perisai) has successfully taken delivery of its newbuild ‘Perisai Pacific 101’ jackup drilling rig. The unit was delivered by SembCorp Marine’s PPL Shipyard in Singapore and is now being prepared to commence its firm contract with Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd in Malaysia. The successful delivery marks Perisai’s successful entrance into the offshore rig market and the company has another two jackup rigs currently being constructed. The ‘Perisai Pacific 101’ will be managed by Hercules Offshore.

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