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Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Stena Drillmax – Photo Of The Week

This week’s interesting photo is of Stena’s latest drillship the Stena Forth. This photo shows her departure from Samsung Heavy Industries at their

February 10, 2010
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Thursday, September 3, 2009

Transocean’s Deepwater Horizon Drills World’s Deepest Oil and Gas Well

Transocean Ltd. has announced that its ultra-deepwater semisubmersible rig Deepwater Horizon recently drilled the deepest oil and gas well ever while working

September 3, 2009
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Saturday, May 30, 2009

Shipyard Time Lapse Photography – Accommodation Megabock Move

More time lapse photography for your weekend enjoyment. This video is from gCaptain’s own series of shipyard photos from South Korea. Visit

May 30, 2009
Total Views: 4

Thursday, May 28, 2009

Chikyu – aka The Offshore Ocean Monster Ship “Godzilla-maru”

Photo by orcaz The BBC brings us the latest update on Japan’s might drillship the M/V Chikyu. They tell us: For a while during its design, Asahiko Taira

May 28, 2009
Total Views: 70

Friday, July 25, 2008
Ship Design

R/V Aurora Borealis, Drillship

  The most technologically advanced drillship in the world is not on lovaton in the gulf of mexico or in a Korean shipyard. Actually it’s not even

July 25, 2008
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Saturday, June 21, 2008

Are You Missing The Drillship Goldrush?

The shipping industry is currently the most profitable segment of the market with exploratory driling heading the way. The woldfleet of drillships alone will

June 21, 2008
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Wednesday, May 21, 2008

Brazil Orders $30 Billion In New Drill Ships and Rigs

Petrobras, which today passed GE as the worlds fifth largest company, placed an order for $30 Billion in new Drill Ships and Rigs. For more on this story head

May 21, 2008
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Tuesday, May 20, 2008

DrillMAX ICE – Stena To Build Ice-Class Drillship

Stena drilling has announced plans to build an ice capable drillship. Rigzone tells us: Stena Drilling is delighted to confirm its order for a new drillship at

May 20, 2008
Total Views: 122


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