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  1. Pride Carlos Walter begins Petrobras contract

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    Wed, 27 Jun 2001

    June 27 -- Pride International Inc.'s newly built semisubmersible rig , the Pride Carlos Walter, began working off Brazil ..... formed to build, own, and operate four Amethyst-class semisubmersible rigs to work for Petrobras offshore Brazil. But construction

  2. Samsung to build two semisubmersible rigs

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    Tue, 9 Aug 2005

    Norway's Eastern Drilling ASA has let a contract to Samsung Heavy Industries, Seoul, to build two $465 million semisubmersible drilling rigs.

  1. Industry promotes surface BOPs for floating drilling operations

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    Mon, 16 Dec 2002

    a second generation semisubmersible rig , to drill wells with ..... or fifth-generation semisubmersible rigs , using subsea BOP stacks ..... and third-generation semisubmersible rigs . Goodfellow said Sepco ..... or fifth-generation semisubmersible rigs . Goodfellow said

  2. Offshore rig market getting tighter off Northwest Europe

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    Mon, 2 Dec 1996

    reckons there are 44 semisubmersible rigs and 35 jack ups currently ..... and third-generation semisubmersible rigs are currently chartered ..... charter of Transocean 8 semisubmersible rig from Trans-ocean ..... The cost for a newbuild semisubmersible rig would be $200-300

  3. New floaters poised to enter improving deepwater rig market

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    Mon, 22 Nov 2004

    Keppel Annual Report 2003. The semisubmersible rig with four rectangular columns is ..... Noble Corp. says it has four semisubmersible rig hulls available, three of which ..... 000/day at the end of October. Semisubmersible rigs comprise about 29% of the global

  4. Drilling fleet active in the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean

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    Mon, 19 Jul 2004

    nearly 79% in the past 5 years. The May 2004 SCORE for semisubmersible rigs increased 3.5% from April, and up 24% from 5 years ..... Repsol YPF SA has contracted Ocean Rig ASA's Eirik Raude semisubmersible rig to drill the Yamagua-1 well off Cuba. The rig arrived

  5. DRILLING MARKET FOCUS: New semisub orders exceed $13 billion

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    Mon, 19 Jun 2006

    year prior, and up 238% from 5 years prior. Of the 54 semisubmersible rigs capable of working in water deeper than 4,000 ft ..... s GM-4000 design. The ORS Pioneer is the first semisubmersible rig that the Yantai Raffles yard has built. In November 2005

  6. MARKET WATCH Energy prices retreat in profit-taking

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    Mon, 3 Oct 2005

    New York. Two of Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc.'s semisubmersible rigs , the Ocean Saratoga and the Ocean Star, broke free ..... Sedita said. Transocean Inc.'s Transocean Marianas semisubmersible rig sustained damage to its mooring system and drifted 140

  7. North Sea Development Action Brisk; Plays Expand Elsewhere Off Europe

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    Mon, 19 Aug 1996

    Clair viable. The Sedco Explorer semisubmersible rig anchored in the field in May and ..... vessel, an innovative alternative to semisubmersible rigs for many well operations. Smedvig ..... capabilities similar to those of a semisubmersible rig but to be more mobile. The Swath


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    Mon, 23 May 1994

    likely using a converted semisubmersible rig or floating production vessel ..... project. It used a converted semisubmersible rig , later replaced by a newer ..... of suitable second hand semisubmersible rigs has made converted semis

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