Arabian Drilling awarded $226.6 Million Land Rig Contracts from ARAMCO

Arabian Drilling awarded $226.6 Million Land Rig Contracts from ARAMCO

Arabian Drilling Company, Saudi Arabia, announces multiple contracts awards from Aramco for three (3) additional Land Rigs. The contracts’ firm terms durations (i.e., excluding options) ...

The post Arabian Drilling awarded $226.6 Million Land Rig Contracts from ARAMCO appeared first on SaudiGulf Projects.Arabian Drilling Company, Saudi Arabia, announces multiple contracts awards from Aramco for three (3) additional Land Rigs.

The contracts’ firm terms durations (i.e., excluding options) are five (5) years with estimated aggregate contracts value up to eight hundred and fifty (850) Million Saudi Riyals.

These Three (3) contract awards are for additional land rigs assigned to Aramco’s Unconventional Program. The three (3) land rigs are to be added to the Company’s current land rig fleet of 48 units, representing a land rig fleet increase of 6.25%.

Ghassan Mirdad, Chief Executive Officer of Arabian Drilling, commented, “We are delighted with this new award which further consolidates our footprint in the Unconventional Gas fields by bringing the total number of brand-new land rigs that Arabian Drilling will deploy to thirteen (13). This is another important step in the execution of our strategy.

Our operations mix of conventional drilling in both land and offshore, and now in unconventional, is in line with our strategy execution and