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Songa Offshore, two semisubmersibles, Mata Redonda and La Muralla
Songa Offshore AS was founded in January 2005 with the purchase of the two semisubmersibles, Mata Redonda and La Muralla. The rigs were purchased from the Mexican company, IPC. The Mata Redonda was renamed Songa Venus and the La Muralla was renamed Songa Mercur. In April 2005, Songa Offshore ASA was founded. The shares of Songa Offshore ASA were listed on the Norwegian OTC list in May 2005, under ticker code, SONG. In connection with the bond financing, the company issued warrants traded on the OTC list under ticker code, SONW. The rigs were delivered to Songa Offshore in June 2005, and were moved to Galveston, where the company began preparing the rigs for work. In September Songa Offshore purchased the drill ship Glomar Robert F Bauer. The rig was renamed Songa Saturn and delivered 11 November 2005. The Songa Saturn has entered a shipyard in Turkey for refurbishment and re-certification. End of October 2005 Songa Offshore purchased 20.187 % of the semi submersible Deepsea Bergen. Songa Offshore recruited an experienced, highly respected industry management team in September 2005 with headquarters in Houston.
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