Songa Offshore


Songa Offshore is an international offshore drilling company operating a fleet of 5 semi-submersible rigs with and additional 3 on order. Songa Offshore’s portfolio spans the mid-water and ultra-deepwater market segments.

With a highly experienced management team, Songa Offshore's vision is to provide safe, efficient and reliable drilling services.

The company is headquartered in Limassol (Cyprus), and currently has operating offices in Oslo, Stavanger, Houston, Singapore, and Perth.

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Songa Delta contract suspended by Statoil

Statoil will suspend the Songa Delta contract after the current well, Slemmestad, in the North Sea. From end June, 2016, the rig will go on 75% suspension rate (USD 277.000 per day). The expected resumption of the work with Statoil is indicated to be mid August 2016. The overall financial impact is... Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Songa Offshore rig commences drilling operations for Statoil contract

Songa Encourage commenced drilling operations on 11 April 2016 under its eight-year drilling contract with Statoil on the Norwegian continental shelf. The rig is now on operational day rate and working on the Skuld field. Songa Encourage is the third rig in a series of four Category D rigs, specific... Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Songa Offshore cuts 200 onshore jobs

Songa Offshore SE is now transforming from being largely a projects organization to an optimized operating organization. The Company today announced that as part of this process, the overall number of onshore employees and contractors, is proposed to be reduced by up to 200, of this 76 employees an... Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Statoil cancels rig contract with Songa Trym

Statoil has decided to cancel the contract with Songa Trym, four months before the expiration of contract on 4 March 2016. Statoil has previously notified Songa Offshore that the rig would be suspended for a period, and Statoil has tried to find other assignments for the rig after the suspension pe... Monday, November 2, 2015

Songa Offshore signs USD 1.1bn senior secured credit facility

Songa Offshore SE announce that the documentation for the previously announced USD 1.1 billion senior secured credit facility for the financing of the last two Cat D drilling rigs, Songa Encourage and Songa Enabler, has been completed and the loan agreements have been signed by all parties. The fin... Monday, November 3, 2014

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