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  1. North Sea drilling fleets poised for action

    Magazine Articles

    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

  2. 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

  3. A new semisubmersible unit

    Magazine Articles

    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

  4. 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

  5. OGJ Newsletter

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    Mon, 17 Jun 2013

    one of Atwood's subsidiaries for use of the Atwood Beacon jack up rig , currently working offshore Israel under a contract expected ..... contracts for the construction and operation of two tailor-made jack up rigs to be used for drilling at Gullfaks and Oseberg oil fields

  6. World drilling market absorbing new jack ups

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    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

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

    Magazine Articles

    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

  8. Fitch Ratings: US upstream outlook is positive for 2003-04

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    Thu, 12 Jun 2003

    gas rig count should trend upward throughout 2003. He expects that jack up rig utilization and day rates will rise going into early 2004. An increasing number of jack up rigs are expected to leave the US for drilling contracts in Mexico, McGeever

  9. OGJ Newsletter

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 13 May 2002

    It is reasonable to expect that the premium Gulf of Mexico jack up rigs [capable of drilling in water depths greater than 250 ft ..... revised RBC Dain Rauscher forecast. Click here to enlarge image Jack up rig utilization bottomed in mid-December and has been steadily

  10. Katrina impacts substantial, API officials predict

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    Mon, 5 Sep 2005

    drilling contractors said that two jack up rigs were lost and four semisubmersibles ..... semisubmersible, submersible, and jack up rigs . Rowan Cos. Inc. said it had ..... a LeTourneau 52-class slot jack up rig that it had secured at its prestorm

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