The West Castor Rig arrived in Suriname on Saturday 23 March and was since moved to the first drilling location, Marai. This is off the coast of Saramacca. The Rig departed on March 15 from Trinidad to Suriname.
This week the Rig is being prepared for the drilling. A medical evacuation helicopter also arrived on 24 March. This will be on standby during the project for any calamities. If everything goes according to plan, the first drilling will start on 2 April.