Drilling operator Seadrill must once again face the fact that the offshore market is currently a tough place to operate. To ensure the broader financial restructuring efforts currently underway, the company has filed for Chapter 11 court receivership in the US for a series of Asian subsidiaries.
Seadrill, controlled by Norwegian-born John Fredriksen, also requests authorities help paying "key trade creditors" and employee wages, so that they can be paid without changes or interruptions.
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