Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Maritime News

Atwood Drillships Delayed Two Years at DSME

Houston-headquartered offshore drilling contractor Atwood Oceanics announced Tuesday it has reached an agreement with South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering to postpone the delivery of two newbuild ultra-deepwater...

December 6, 2016
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Monday, December 21, 2015
Maritime News

Ultra-Deepwater Drillships Delayed at DSME

Houston-based Atwood Oceanics says it has reached an agreement with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering to delay delivery of two ultra-deepwater drillships Atwood has on order with the South Korean shipbuilder....

December 21, 2015
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Monday, June 24, 2013
News

Atwood Oceanics Orders Fourth Ultra-Deepwater Drillship

Houston-based drilling contractor Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE:ATW) said Monday that it has entered into a turnkey construction contract with DSME for a fourth ultra-deepwater drillship for approximately $635 million.

June 24, 2013
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Wednesday, January 23, 2013
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News

Mubadala Petroleum Signs $116 Million Contract for Atwood Orca Jack-Up

HOUSTON – Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE: ATW) announced today that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a two-year drilling services contract by UAE-based Mubadala Petroleum for the Atwood Orca, a Pacific Class 400...

January 23, 2013
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Thursday, October 4, 2012
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Offshore News

12-Month Contract Awarded to Newbuild Jack-up Atwood Manta

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE: ATW) announced today that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a contract by CEC International, Ltd. for the jack-up rig Atwood Manta which is currently under...

October 4, 2012
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Thursday, September 27, 2012

Atwood Oceanics Orders Third Ultra-Deepwater Drillship

Just hours after announcing a 3-year contract with Noble for its newbuild Atwood Advantage drillship, Houston-based Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE: ATW) says that it has entered into a contract with...

September 27, 2012
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News

Noble Energy Signs 3-Year Contract for the Atwood Advantage, Bound for the Eastern Med

Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) announced today that it has signed a 3-year contract, at a day rate of $584,000, for the Atwood Advantage, a DNV-classed, Marshall Islands-flagged, deep water drillship currently...

September 27, 2012
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Monday, July 16, 2012
News

Tullow Oil Encouters Abnormal Pressure While Drilling Offshore Guyana, Confirms Hydrocarbons

LONDON–U.K.-listed oil explorer Tullow Oil PLC (TLW.LN) said Monday it has decided to abandon a high-pressure oil well it was drilling off the coast of Guyana due to fears it could become...

July 16, 2012
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Wednesday, July 11, 2012
vicksburg jack up atwood oceanics
News

Atwood Oceanics’ Vicksburg Jack-Up Gains Contract Extension

HOUSTON – Atwood Oceanics Inc. (NYSE: ATW), announced today that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a twelve-month contract extension with an affiliate of Coastal Energy Company for the jackup rig Vicksburg. ...

July 11, 2012
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Monday, July 9, 2012
rig aurora
News

Jack-Up Rig Rates Show No Signs of Letdown with Latest Contract from Glencore

For those analysts who were predicting jack-up day rates to remain flat for the forseeable future, international offshore drilling contractor, Atwood Oceanic (NYSE: ATW), is bucking the apparent trend. Glencore...

July 9, 2012
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Wednesday, May 23, 2012
drilling rig semisubmersible ship shipyard
Blog

Atwood Condor or Star Destroyer? You Decide.

When former shipmate, Captain Adam Iverson from the Atwood Condor sent these images to me the other day, I felt an immediate sense of envy followed by a desire to...

May 23, 2012
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Saturday, April 28, 2012
News

Noble Energy Contracts Atwood Hunter Offshore West Africa

Houston-based offshore drilling contractor, Atwood Oceanics, announced today that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a drilling services contract by a subsidiary of Noble Energy Inc. for the Atwood Hunter. ...

April 28, 2012
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Friday, December 9, 2011
Press Releases

Atwood Oceanics Inks Contract for the Atwood Aurora Jack Up

ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., announced today that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a drilling services contract by a subsidiary of Bowleven Plc. for the Atwood Aurora. The day rate...

December 9, 2011
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Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Offshore News

Houston-based Firm Revealed In DSME Ultra-Deepwater Drillship Order

Houston-based drilling contractor Atwood Oceanics revealed Tuesday that one of its subsidiaries is the mystery buyer in an ultra-deepwater drillship construction contract announced Monday by Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering. ...

October 18, 2011
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