Centenario GR reached 2 million operating hours without lost time incident.

The semi-submersible platform Centenario GR started operations with Petróleos Mexicanos (PEMEX) at the end of 2010, to date it has drilled 20 exploratory and development wells in the deep and ultra-deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The crew onboard is made up of national and other international personnel, they are an integrated and highly [...]

2018-03-15T13:41:31+00:00 March 15, 2018|News Releases|Comments Off on Centenario GR reached 2 million operating hours without lost time incident.

Grupo R signs exploration and production contract with Pemex

Today, March 2, 2018, the migration of the Financed Public Work Contract from the Misión block to an Exploration and Extraction Contract was signed together with the National Hydrocarbons and Petroleum Commission (CNH), with which Grupo R is once again present in another successful event of the oil industry in Mexico. The contract of the Misión [...]

2018-03-07T09:26:40+00:00 March 2, 2018|News Releases|Comments Off on Grupo R signs exploration and production contract with Pemex

Drilling activity

Our semi-submersible platform Centenario GR, completed the drilling of the Nobilis- 101 well at a depth of 18,701 feet. Centenario GR is currently drilling the Ambus-1 well, which is estimated to reach a depth of 20,440 feet. On the other hand, the semi-submersible platform La Muralla IV, is drilling the Goliat-1 well, which will reach [...]

2017-08-01T13:12:27+00:00 August 1, 2017|News Releases|Comments Off on Drilling activity

Grupo Rigs reaching new depths

The Grupo R semi-submersible rig Centenario is approaching the completion of the deepest ultra-deepwater well ever drilled in Mexico. The well, known as the Nobilis - 101, is currently being drilled in a water depth of 3,030 meters (9,941 feet). The Nobilis-1 well is located 220 km (137 mi) off the coast of the northeastern [...]

2017-05-02T11:24:21+00:00 April 27, 2017|News Releases|Comments Off on Grupo Rigs reaching new depths

Secadero Field

On March 28, 2017, the CNH unanimously approved the work plan presented for the SECADERO field. The Company will begin drilling at three locations with the main objective of determining the potential of the area and proving the existence of two commercial oil and gas fields, generating access roads and the locations for the wells [...]

2017-03-31T14:54:23+00:00 March 31, 2017|News Releases|Comments Off on Secadero Field

Cantarell I & Cantarell II

Grupo R is proud to announce that our first two jackups: Cantarell I and Cantarell II, commenced operations on August 1, 2016 with Pemex (Petróleos Mexicanos) in the Mexican Gulf of Mexico. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-ZGLZNYuG8&t=25s  

2017-10-17T19:48:25+00:00 August 1, 2016|News Releases|Comments Off on Cantarell I & Cantarell II

Foreign, legitimate financial structures are necessary for the activities of Grupo R

Newspaper Publication In the financing of an offshore drilling rig it is required the participation of more than 10 international banks and development banks from different countries Credit institutions require that ship mortgages are registered in a jurisdiction specialized in merchant marine, as it is the case of Panama- Enrique Tovar, Planning Director of Grupo [...]

2016-04-18T14:48:13+00:00 April 7, 2016|News Releases|Comments Off on Foreign, legitimate financial structures are necessary for the activities of Grupo R

Grupo R takes delivery of its first two Jackups

Grupo R’s Cantarell I and Cantarell II departing from Singapore to Mexico. Grupo R is proud to announce that the Company received its first two jackups from Keppel FELS Limited (Keppel FELS) on 27 March,2016. The jackups, Cantarell I and Cantarell II, will be chartered to PEMEX for operations in the Cantarell oil field in [...]

2016-03-29T12:07:08+00:00 March 29, 2016|News Releases|Comments Off on Grupo R takes delivery of its first two Jackups