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BRIEF-Seadrill Partners in $11 mln rig deal with Petronas

Nov 27 (Reuters) - Seadrill Partners Llc:

* SEADRILL PARTNERS ANNOUNCES CONTRACT AWARD FOR THE WEST CAPELLA

* HAS SECURED A ONE WELL CONTRACT WITH TWO OPTIONS WITH PETRONAS CARIGALI SDN BHD., FOR WEST CAPELLA IN MALAYSIA

* BACKLOG FOR FIRM PORTION OF CONTRACT IS EXPECTED TO BE APPROXIMATELY $11 MILLION AND COMMENCEMENT IS EXPECTED IN Q3 2019 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting By oslo newsroom)