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Press release May 4. 2012

Press Release


Castor Drilling Solution

Notification of change in owner structure and capital increase

May 4. 2012, 11:30 Kristiansand, Norway

Castor Drilling Solution AS (CDS) has successfully completed an issue of shares to strengthen the company for further growth.

After the transaction SEAONICS holds 34% of the shares in CDS AS. The remaining shares are in the ownership of the CDS employees and financial investors.

This transaction of shares provides a sound economic basis and solid industrial position to enable CDS to grow in the strong offshore drilling equipment market segment.

CDS is determined to becoming a prominent niche Equipment supplier mainly within the offshore marked for heave compensation and riser tensioner systems. This also includes the growing marked for offshore Subsea Construction vessels.

CDS can in addition carry out services within system analyses and dynamic simulations, related to a wide range of offshore systems and products, including e.g. integrated riser analyses and material analyses.

CDS comprises a highly competent staff, which has proven both scientific and engineering excellence and with many years of practical experience from the offshore drilling and oil and gas industry.

For further information please contact:

Castor Drilling Solution AS
Øyvind Vaagland Reiten
Cell: +47 95 80 36 11