Transocean Ltd. : Transocean Ltd. to Present at Howard Weil Energy Conference

Transocean Ltd. : Transocean Ltd. to Present at Howard Weil Energy Conference

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ZUG, SWITZERLAND--(Marketwire - March 13, 2013) - 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, Louisiana. Mr. Newman is scheduled to
present on Monday, March 18, 2013, at 9:40 a.m., CT.

A copy of the presentation materials will be available on the company's
website prior to the start of Mr. Newman's address on March 18, 2013, 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.

Important Additional Information
The company, its directors and certain of its executive officers and employees
may be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from
shareholders in connection with the company's 2013 Annual General Meeting (the
"2013 Annual General Meeting"). The company plans to file a proxy statement
with the SEC in connection with the solicitation of proxies for the 2013
Annual General Meeting (the "2013 Proxy Statement"). SHAREHOLDERS ARE URGED TO
READ THE 2013 PROXY STATEMENT (INCLUDING ANY AMENDMENTS OR SUPPLEMENTS
THERETO) AND ANY OTHER RELEVANT DOCUMENTS THAT THE COMPANY WILL FILE WITH THE
SEC WHEN THEY BECOME AVAILABLE BECAUSE THEY WILL CONTAIN IMPORTANT
INFORMATION. Additional information regarding the identity of these potential
participants, none of whom owns in excess of 1 percent of the company's
shares, and their direct or indirect interests, by security holdings or
otherwise, will be set forth in the 2013 Proxy Statement and other materials
to be filed with the SEC in connection with the 2013 Annual General Meeting.
This information can also be found in the company's definitive proxy statement
for its 2012 Annual General Meeting (the "2012 Proxy Statement"), filed with
the SEC on April 6, 2012. To the extent holdings of the company's securities
have changed since the amounts printed in the 2012 Proxy Statement, such
changes have been or will be reflected on Statements of Change in Ownership on
Form 4 filed with the SEC. Shareholders will be able to obtain, free of
charge, copies of the 2013 Proxy Statement and any other documents, including
the WHITE proxy card, filed by the company with the SEC in connection with the
2013 Annual General Meeting at the SEC's website (http://www.sec.gov), or at
the company's website (http://www.deepwater.com), or by contacting the company
by email at info@deepwater.com. In addition, copies of the proxy materials,
when available, may be requested from the company's proxy solicitor, Innisfree
M&A Incorporated, 501 Madison Avenue, 20th Floor, New York, NY 10022.

About Transocean
Transocean is a leading international provider of offshore contract drilling
services for oil and gas wells. The company specializes in technically
demanding sectors of the global offshore drilling business with a particular
focus on deepwater and harsh environment drilling services, and believes that
it operates one of the most versatile offshore drilling fleets in the world.

Transocean owns or has partial ownership interests in, and operates a fleet
of, 82 mobile offshore drilling units consisting of 48 High-Specification
Floaters (Ultra-Deepwater, Deepwater and Harsh-Environment drilling rigs), 25
Midwater Floaters and nine High-Specification Jackups. In addition, we have
six Ultra-Deepwater Drillships and three High-Specification Jackups under
construction.
For more information about Transocean, please visit the website at
www.deepwater.com.

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