AWDR - Contemplating Bond Issue

Awilco Drilling PLC is contemplating to issue a new secured bond loan in the Norwegian bond market with maturity in april 2019. The purpose of the bond loan is refinancing of existing debt and for general corporate purposes. 
RS Platou Markets AS has been appointed as sole manager and bookrunner of the contemplated bond issue.
Aberdeen, 24 March 2014
For further information, please contact:
Ian Wilson, CFO Awilco Drilling
Telephone: +44 7789 954569
Cathrine Haavind, IR Manager, Awilco Drilling
Telephone: +47 93 42 84 64
Simen Flaaten, RS Platou Markets 
Telephone: +47 22 01 63 77
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.