Transocean Ltd. Announces Contract Award for Ocean Rig Corcovado and Ocean Rig Mykonos

Transocean Ltd. Announces Contract Award for Ocean Rig Corcovado and Ocean Rig Mykonos

Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) announced on Monday (Mar 11) that Petrobras awarded two of the Company’s ultra-deepwater drillships, the Ocean Rig Corcovado and Ocean Rig Mykonos, with a 629 day contract and 550 day …
Mar 12, 2019 /  Vessels
Transocean Ltd. Closes the Acquisition of Ocean Rig UDW Inc.

Transocean Ltd. Closes the Acquisition of Ocean Rig UDW Inc.

Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Ocean Rig UDW Inc. The acquisition adds nine high-specification ultra-deepwater drillships, two harsh environment semi-submersibles, …
Dec 6, 2018 /  Vessels
Ocean Rig Poseidon mobilised to drill prospect well offshore Namibia

Ocean Rig Poseidon mobilised to drill prospect well offshore Namibia

Azinam Limited, the Seacrest Capital-backed South West African oil exploration company, announced on Friday that the Ocean Rig Poseidon has been mobilised to drill the Prospect S Well in Petroleum Exploration Licence …
Oct 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Transocean Ltd. Announces Agreement to Acquire Ocean Rig

Transocean Ltd. Announces Agreement to Acquire Ocean Rig

Enhances Transocean’s position as the leader in ultra-deepwater and harsh environment drilling; Adds nine high-specification ultra-deepwater drillships, two harsh environment semisubmersibles, and two …
Sep 5, 2018 /  Finance
Ocean Rig Announces New Contracts

Ocean Rig Announces New Contracts

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ:ORIG), (Ocean Rig), an international contractor of offshore deepwater drilling services, yesterday announced certain updates with respect to its rig employment status: - The Company has …
Jul 24, 2018 /  Vessels
Pancontinental: Drillship Ocean Rig Poseidon mobilised to Namibia

Pancontinental: Drillship Ocean Rig Poseidon mobilised to Namibia

Drillship Ocean Rig Poseidon has been mobilised to Namibia.   Operator Tullow Oil is advancing well preparations for the drilling in September of the Cormorant-1 well in PEL 37.   Almost 70% of key service …
Jun 14, 2018 /  Vessels
ABS Issues First Managed Pressure Drilling-Ready Notation

ABS Issues First Managed Pressure Drilling-Ready Notation

Ocean Rig drillships Corcovado, Mykonos receive industry’s first ABS MPD-Ready™ Notation, vessels ready for deepwater drilling. ABS yesterday announced it has awarded the world’s first Managed …
May 2, 2018 /  Curious
Ocean Rig UDW Inc. announces new drilling contract for the Ocean Rig Poseidon

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. announces new drilling contract for the Ocean Rig Poseidon

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ:ORIG), (Ocean Rig), an international contractor of offshore deepwater drilling services, Monday announced that it has signed a new drilling contract with Tullow Namibia Ltd., for a one-well …
Mar 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Ocean Rig Inc Reports Financial and Operating Results For The Q1 2016

Ocean Rig Inc Reports Financial and Operating Results For The Q1 2016

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (Ocean Rig), an international contractor of offshore deepwater drilling services, announced on Thursday (May 19) its unaudited financial and operating results for the quarter ended March 31, …
May 20, 2016 /  Finance
DryShips Inc. Sells trio of vessels and shares in Ocean Rig UDW

DryShips Inc. Sells trio of vessels and shares in Ocean Rig UDW

DryShips Inc., an international owner of drybulk carriers and offshore support vessels, yesterday (Apr 5) announced the consummation of the following transactions: The Company has sold three of its vessels, the …
Apr 6, 2016 /  Vessels