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Transocean Ltd. to Be Included in Swiss Market Index

June 3, 2010

ZUG, SWITZERLAND, Jun 03, 2010 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) (SIX: RIGN) announced today that theManagement Committee of SIX Swiss Exchange has ruled in favor of anextraordinary inclusion of Transocean Ltd. in the Swiss Market Index(SMI(R)) and the SLI Swiss Leader Index. SIX Swiss Exchange announcedthat the Transocean shares would be included in these indiceseffective June 21, 2010.

Transocean, Ltd. is the world's largest offshore drilling contractorand the leading provider of drilling management services worldwide.With a fleet of 139 mobile offshore drilling units plus threeultra-deepwater units under construction, Transocean's fleet isconsidered one of the most modern and versatile in the world due toits emphasis on technically demanding segments of the offshoredrilling business. Transocean owns or operates a contract drillingfleet of 45 High-Specification Floaters (Ultra-Deepwater, Deepwaterand Harsh-Environment semisubmersibles and drillships), 26 MidwaterFloaters, 10 High-Specification Jackups, 55 Standard Jackups andother assets utilized in the support of offshore drilling activitiesworldwide.

For more information about Transocean, please visit our website atwww.deepwater.com.

SOURCE: Transocean Ltd.