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  1. World drilling market absorbing new jack ups

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 20 Dec 2004

    Rig rates Contract rates for jack up rigs have risen higher than $50 ..... ultra-harsh environment jack up rigs built on spec by Hyundai Heavy ..... takes the name of another jack up rig previously owned by Perforadora ..... Continuing construction Sixteen jack up rigs are under construction currently

  2. DRILLING MARKET FOCUS: Rig rates rise; fleets active in Venezuela

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 20 Jun 2005

    been rising steadily for jack up rigs since second-quarter ..... independent leg cantilever jack up Rig 25J from Parker Drilling ..... renamed Rig 30. With seven jack up rigs , Hercules operates the ..... Hercules 41. Another jack up rig is being brought out of

  3. SPECIAL REPORT: Deep water, deep drilling stimulate Gulf of Mexico

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    Mon, 11 Jun 2007

    speculation that day rates for jack up rigs will increase in the second ..... Mexico day rates for jack up rigs “appear to be stabilizing ..... report Mexico’s jack up rig market has remained ..... target market for gulf jack up rigs and possibly deepwater

  4. More than $4 billion committed for new MODUs

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    Mon, 4 Jul 2005

    In a May 24 report on the jack up rig market, Simmons & Co. energy ..... Singapore is building 13 B-Class jack up rigs (Fig. 1; photo from Keppel ..... market-standard and modified jack up rigs , and finally its flexible ..... AmFELS in the US, each has one jack up rig under construction. LeTourneau

  5. DRILLING MARKET FOCUS: New jack ups will soon hit the water

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    Mon, 16 Oct 2006

    updated version of F&G’s L 780 Mod II jack up rig , of which there are more than 30 operating ..... 10 companies spent $8.7 billion on jack up rig expenses over the 5-year period, compared ..... other operators. References “First Jack up Rigs to be Built in United Arab Emirates,” ABS

  6. MARKET WATCH Energy prices retreat in profit-taking

    Online Articles

    Mon, 3 Oct 2005

    reported severe damage to two jack up rigs , the GSF Adriatic VII and the ..... damage, while the mast of another jack up , Rig 54, was blown over, Sedita reported ..... Three of Rowan Cos. Inc.'s jack up rigs , the Rowan-Odessa, the Rowan

  7. North Sea drilling fleets poised for action

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    Mon, 19 Apr 2004

    advanced harsh environment jack up rig was delivered to the North Sea ..... generation harsh environment jack up rig , dubbed the Mærsk XL2, is ..... deeper than today's largest jack up rigs . The rigs have 2,500 sq ..... Offshore UK Ltd. has seven jack up rigs in the North Sea, including

  8. Gulf of Mexico oil service sector showing signs of an upturn

    Online Articles

    Mon, 6 May 2002

    expect that the premium Gulf of Mexico jack up rigs [capable of drilling in water depths ..... 2002, p. 7). Signs of improvement Jack up rig utilization bottomed in mid-December ..... day rate direction for the lower-end jack up rigs is less certain," Simmons & Co. said

  9. IHS: Past hurricane damage, disruptions less than expected

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    Mon, 16 Jun 2008

    damage. Site-assessment guidance for identifying the best seafloor and soil conditions for jack up rigs and determining where a particular jack up rig can be located during hurricane season. MMS suggested drilling contractors increase the number

  10. Storm recovery begins; limited refinery damage seen

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    Mon, 22 Sep 2008

    it located “all but one” of its jack up rigs that were in the hurricane’s path ..... said it has crews aboard 8 of its 13 jack up rigs in the gulf. No damage to those rigs ..... withstanding a storm surge. Its new jack up rig , the Rowan Mississippi, was struck by

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