News 2017-10-26T03:26:06+00:00


Grupo R and Shell Mexico sign service contract

February 4, 2020|

Grupo R is proud to announce that it signed a contract with Shell Mexico for the lease of the La Muralla IV platform to operate in the deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

The integrated contract model signed between Shell Exploración and Extraction de México and Grupo R will provide Shell with the drilling rig, as well as the support team to drill three wells (with the option of extensions) in deep […]

Cantarell III arrives in Mexico

January 27, 2020|

After a 45 day journey from Singapore, Cantarell III arrived off the Campeche coast on Monday morning 27th of January and will commence operations on the 15th of March.

Cantarell III is able to operate in water depths of 400 feet, drilling depth of 30,000 feet and accommodate 150 personal and are designed to provide maximum uptime with reduced emissions and discharges.

A la opinión pública

January 17, 2020|

A la opinión pública

El 17 de enero de 2020 la revista Energía a Debate en su página de internet y cuentas en redes sociales publicó una nota errónea sobre el retiro de una calificación crediticia a Grupo R y una referencia injustificada a una posible quiebra.

Se aclara que las empresas de Grupo R en México que prestan servicios a los diferentes clientes de la industria de petróleo y gas son […]

Cantarell III on route to Mexico

December 13, 2019|

Grupo R is proud to announce it has entered into a sale and leaseback arrangement for Cantarell III with Keppel FELS Limited.

Designed to operate in water depths of up to 400 feet and drill to depths of 30,000 feet, Cantarell III is equipped with an advanced and fully-automated high capacity rack and pinion jacking system, Self-Positioning Fixation System, and also has accommodation with full amenities for 150 persons.

Furthermore Cantarell III is equipped […]

Cantarell IV first drilling rig with Smart Notations

September 23, 2019|

Cantarell IV is one of the first two jack up rigs in the world equipped with Smart Notations by ABS and Keppel’s proprietary RigCare Solution – a suite of digital services to support the rig’s life cycle needs, significantly increasing uptime and safety while reducing maintenance costs. Over 4000 sensors was installed onboard.

Grupo R started the Marine Drilling Works in the Xikín Field

July 2, 2019|

On July 1, 2019, Grupo R started drilling the Xikín – 32 marine well, becoming the first company to start the marine drilling works of the program promoted by the new administration of PEMEX Exploration and Production (PEP). The Xikín field is the first of the 16 marine fields that PEP is scheduled to develop to increase the oil production of the State Productive Enterprise.


To carry out these tasks, Grupo R mobilized […]

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