Odfjell hit by higher newbuild cost

Sinkiing: Deepsea Aberdeen incident at DSME

Odfjell Drilling is set to incur extra costs of $10 million due to the recent sinking of newbuild rig Deepsea Aberdeen at a South Korean yard, with delivery of the unit destined to work for BP West of Shetland now delayed by up to six months.


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