Transocean gets $351 mln contract in Indonesia

venerdì 15 febbraio 2008 20:19

Feb 15 (Reuters) - Transocean Inc (RIG.N: Quotazione) said it received a contract to drill certain exploration wells in a deepwater province in Indonesia from a consortium led by a Marathon Oil Corp (MRO.N: Quotazione) unit.

The 689-day contract, expected to generate revenue of about $351 million, will commence in the fourth quarter of 2009, the company said in a statement. (Reporting by Aditi Samajpati in Bangalore; Editing by Gopakumar Warrier)