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
Additional information about the Company can be found at: www.northernocean.no
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