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Seadrill awards Speedcast contract for communications aboard new semi-submersible rig

Wednesday 7 August 2019 | 09:20 CET | News
Speedcast International was awarded a new multi-year communications and IT products contract to provide fully-managed communications on the West Bollsta semi-submersible rig, a newbuild operated by Seadrill off the coast of Norway. As the operator of the new semi-submersible drilling rig, the West Bollsta (owned by Northern Drilling), Seadrill's requirements for its connectivity platform onboard extends way beyond a basic VSAT connection. They also needed an innovative way to provide crew with communications and welfare services using some of the most efficient, modernised technology options

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: SpeedCast
Countries: Norway
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