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Transocean Ltd. to Present at Howard Weil Energy Conference

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Transocean Ltd. to Present at Howard Weil Energy Conference16:15 EDT Thursday, March 22, 2012ZUG, SWITZERLAND--(Marketwire - March 22, 2012) - Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) (SIX: RIGN) today announced that Steven L. Newman, President and Chief Executive Officer of the company, will address attendees at the Howard Weil Energy Conference in New Orleans, LA. Mr. Newman is scheduled to present on Monday, March 26, 2012, at 9:40 a.m., CT.A copy of the presentation materials will be available on the company's web site prior to the start of the discussion on March 26, 2012, and will be accessible at www.deepwater.com. Go to the "Investor Relations" link, select "News & Events" and then select "Presentations." Howard Weil conference organizers are not offering a webcast or replay of this presentation.About Transocean</b>Transocean is a leading international provider of offshore contract drilling services for oil and gas wells. Transocean owns or has partial ownership interests in and operates a fleet of 132 mobile offshore drilling units consisting of 50 High-Specification Floaters (Ultra-Deepwater, Deepwater and Harsh-Environment semisubmersibles and drillships), 25 Midwater Floaters, nine High-Specification Jackups, 47 Standard Jackups and one swamp barge. In addition, we have two Ultra-Deepwater Drillships and four High-Specification Jackups under construction. Transocean specializes in technically demanding sectors of the global offshore drilling business with a particular focus on deepwater and harsh environment drilling services. We believe we operate one of the most versatile offshore drilling fleets in the world.For more information about Transocean, please visit the website at www.deepwater.com.FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Thad VaydaAnalyst Contacts:+1 713-232-7551OR+1 713-232-8015Diane VentoOR+1 713-232-7420Chris KettmannORGuy A. CantwellMedia Contact:+1 713-232-7647