The rig’s position during drilling is:
Water depth at the site is 311 metres.
The drilling is scheduled to start in May 2013 and will have a duration of approximately 92 days, depending on whether a discovery is made.
Transocean Winner (photo) is a semi-submersible drilling facility, of GVA-4000 design, built in 1983 at Gøtaverken Arendal in Gothenburg in Sweden.
The facility is owned by Transocean Offshore, and operated by Transocean Offshore (North Sea) Ltd, with headquarters in Stavanger.
Transocean Winner received the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway’s (PSA’s) Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) in August 2006.
Letter to RWE-DEA Norge AS (In Norwegian)