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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. A new semisubmersible unit

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    Mon, 3 Aug 2009

    simply use an already proven product—some of the many jack up rigs stacked along the Texas and Louisiana coasts. Offshore rigs ..... report to the air base where the cover photo of a Gorilla jack up rig caught the eye of a general who thought the unit would make

  5. 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

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

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    Tue, 10 Jun 2008

    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

  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

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    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. MARKET WATCH Energy prices retreat in profit-taking

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    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

  10. 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 Energy

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