Valaris (former Ensco Rowan) has agreed on a Master Supply and Service Contract (MSSC) with a GOT company

Valaris, the largest offshore drilling fleet in the world has agreed on a Master Supply and Service Contract with a GOT company.

CEO/Partner Tor Henning Ramfjord

Today, Rowan Viking, or the now-named Valaris JU-290, is in place at the GOT Mandal Rigg port. Tor Henning Ramfjord, CEO/Partner at GOT, says that they are well on their way with the work onboard the rig. He appreciates the opportunity for doing more work now that the framework agreement allows GOT to provide service also for Valaris worldwide.

This is the worlds largest offshore drilling company agreeing upon a World Wide Master of Supply and Service Contract. Valaris has a strong track record of safety, innovation and operational excellence and has now selected GOT as their partner on supply and service worldwide. This is a unique agreement for a Norwegian company.

Valaris plc provides offshore drilling services in various water depths worldwide. It operates a rig fleet of ultra-deepwater drillships, versatile semisubmersibles, and modern shallow-water jackups. The company’s offshore fleet includes 16 drillships, 12 semisubmersibles, 54 jackups, and 2 deepwater managed units. The company was formerly known as Ensco Rowan plc and changed its name to Valaris plc in July 2019. Valaris plc was incorporated in 2009 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

Senior Vice President Business Relations at GOT, Thomas Granfeldt Jr. and Vice President of the GOT rig company, Øyvin Hægeland

«For GOT, it is a quality stamp to enter into a framework agreement with the world’s largest rig company», says Senior Vice President Business Relations at GOT, Thomas Granfeldt Jr.

Valaris is present in nearly all major offshore markets and on six continents. GOT is ready to deliver fast, efficient and with high quality to Valaris rigs on all continents.

«Our CEO, Tor Henning Ramfjord, must tell everyone to put on their running shoes; we are going to run to do effective and good work for Valaris» says Øyvind Hægeland, Vice President of the GOT rig company.

GOT is a company based on technology and competency within the Energy- and Marine sector, focusing on entrepreneurship and culture by utilizing the existing expertise in the region. «With unique Norwegian oceanic competence we will equip ocean pioneers» says CEO, Tor Henning Ramfjord.

Rowan Viking at GOT Mandal Rig Harbour

Valaris
Valaris plc (NYSE: VAL) is the industry leader in offshore drilling services across all water depths and geographies. Operating a high-quality rig fleet of ultra-deepwater drillships, versatile semisubmersibles and modern shallow-water jackups, Valaris has experience operating in nearly every major offshore basin. With an unwavering commitment to safety and operational excellence, and a focus on technology and innovation, Valaris was rated first in total customer satisfaction in the latest independent survey by EnergyPoint Research – the ninth consecutive year that the Company has earned this distinction. Valaris plc is an English limited company (England No. 7023598) with its corporate headquarters located at 6 Chesterfield Gardens, London W1J 5BQ. To learn more, visit the website at www.valaris.com.

GOT
Unique Norwegian oceanic competence
GOT is an Offshore/Marine technology group in southern part of Norway. A company based on technology and competency within the Energy- and Marine sector, focusing on entrepreneurship and culture by utilizing the existing expertise in the region. We provide all design, engineering and documentation required to build ships, floating structures and platforms according to customer needs. At GOT Rig Harbour Mandal we have modern workshop facilities, large storage areas, excellent logistics and short sailing distances from several Norwegian oil fields. GOT also enables clean and profitable energy solutions, providing complete, world-class hydrogen, LNG and battery technologies. GOT invests in ongoing and already developed technology and competency.