Transocean Sedco Forex Awarded Contracts On Three International Jackups
Transocean Sedco Forex Inc. is the world's largest offshore drilling contractorwith more than 150 full or partially owned and managed mobile offshore drillingunits, inland drilling barges and other assets utilized in the support ofoffshore drilling activities worldwide. The company's mobile offshore drillingfleet is considered one of the most modern and versatile in the world with 31high-specification semisubmersibles and drillships, 28 other semisubmersiblesand one drillship, and 54 jackup drilling rigs. Transocean Sedco Forex Inc.specializes in technically demanding segments of the offshore drilling business,including industry-leading positions in deepwater and harsh environment drillingservices. With a current equity market capitalization in excess of $12 billion,the Company's ordinary shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange underthe symbol \"RIG.\"
CONTACT: Transocean Sedco Forex Inc., Houston Analyst Contact: Jeffrey L. Chastain, 713/232-7551 or Media Contact: Guy A. Cantwell, 713/232-7647