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Sunday, February 16, 2014
Freide & Goldman JU2000E jackup
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ZPMC Wins $400 Million Jack-Up Order

Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries (ZPMC) won a $400 million order over the weekend to build a pair of high specification Friede and Goldman JU-2000E jack-up

February 16, 2014
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Tuesday, December 31, 2013
pacific class 400 jack up ppl shipyard
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Perisai Petroleum Orders Third Jack-Up from PPL Shipyard

Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary PPL Shipyard announced today the signing of a repeat order to build a third Pacific Class 400 jack-up rig for Perisai (L)

December 31, 2013
Total Views: 49

Thursday, October 10, 2013
Keppel AMFELS shipyard shipbuilding
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Mexican Jack-Up Order Placed With Keppel AmFELS

Keppel AmFELS, the US-based subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine located in Brownsville, Texas announced the winning of a contract from Central Panuco

October 10, 2013
Total Views: 42

Wednesday, September 25, 2013
maersk jack-up
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DSME Wins Jack-Up Newbuild Order, First Since 1983

Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) announced today a 572.8 billion KRW (USD $534 million) jack-up rig newbuild order from Maersk Drilling. The

September 25, 2013
Total Views: 13

Friday, August 2, 2013
kfels b class jack-up rig keppel
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Keppel FELS Makes it 66 With Latest Jack-Up Rig Order

Singapore-based rig builder Keppel FELS announced today they have secured their 66th jack-up rig newbuild contract since 2000.  Uruguayan firm, Parden Holden

August 2, 2013
Total Views: 38

Wednesday, July 31, 2013
friede & goldman JU2000E
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Seadrill Signs for Another Pair of Friede & Goldman Jack-Ups from Dalian Shipbuilding

Seadrill Limited entered into new contracts today for the construction of two high specification jack-up drilling rigs at Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Offshore

July 31, 2013
Total Views: 51

Thursday, July 25, 2013
Hercules 265
Interesting

Hercules Jack-Up Rig Fire is Out, Rowan Jack-Up Contracted for Relief Well

Update 5 (29 July 2013) On 27 July, BSEE approved a permit application by Walter Oil and Gas to drill the relief well which will permanently kill the well

July 25, 2013
Total Views: 461

Wednesday, July 24, 2013
How a Jack-Up Rig Blowout Occurs
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How a Jack-Up Rig Blowout Occurs

From a drilling safety standpoint, jack-up rigs are inherently more dangerous than floating rigs for two main reasons. First, if the well blows out and catches

July 24, 2013
Total Views: 276

Thursday, July 18, 2013
jack up rig legs
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Keppel FELS Delivers AOD III Jack-Up to Saudi Aramco

Asia Offshore Drilling Limited (AOD) has taken delivery of its third new‐build jack‐up rig, ʹAOD IIIʹ, from Singapore‐based rig

July 18, 2013
Total Views: 8

Monday, July 8, 2013
Gusto MSC CJ50-X120
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China Shipbuilding Wins $436 Million Jack-Up Order

China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (CSIC) announced today that their subsidiary, Shanhaiguan Shipbuilding received an order for 2 new jack-up rigs with an

July 8, 2013
Total Views: 42

Tuesday, July 2, 2013
Perro Negro 6 Incident: Saipem Jack-Up Sinks Offshore Angola, One Missing
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Perro Negro 6 Incident: Saipem Jack-Up Sinks Offshore Angola, One Missing

Saipem S.p.A. reported Tuesday that its jack up drilling rig, the Perro Negro 6, capsized and sank offshore Angola after the seabed beneath one of its three

July 2, 2013
Total Views: 2334

Monday, July 1, 2013
west linus jackup
News

Ship Finance International to Acquire West Linus Jack-Up

Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE: SFL) (“Ship Finance” or the “Company”) today announced that the Company has agreed to acquire

July 1, 2013
Total Views: 94

pacific class 400 jack-up
News

Oro Negro Makes it Six with Latest Jack-Up Order from PPL Shipyard

Singapore-based rig-builder Sembcorp Marine announced today that they have signed newbuild orders for two jack-up rigs from Integradora de Servicios Petroleros

July 1, 2013
Total Views: 33

Thursday, June 20, 2013
friede & goldman JU2000E
News

Seadrill Orders $460 Million in New Jack-Up Rigs

Seadrill announced today they have awarded $460 million in new build contracts to Dalian Shipbuilding (DSIC Offshore) in China for the construction of two high

June 20, 2013
Total Views: 8

Thursday, May 30, 2013
pacific class 400 jack-up
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PPL Shipyard Wins Jack-Up Rig Order from Japanese Consortium

Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary PPL Shipyard secured a USD $220.5 million contract to build a Pacific Class 400 jack-up rig from a BOT Lease Co., Ltd

May 30, 2013
Total Views: 18

Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Maersk CJ 70
News

Jurong Shipyard Wins $596 Million Newbuild Order for Huge Jack-Up Rig

Jurong Shipyard announced they have received a USD $596 million contract from Noble Corporation to build an ultra-high specification jack-up rig with option

May 28, 2013
Total Views: 88

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
SPOTD: Western Towboat’s CAT-Powered Tugs Haul the Endeavour, Spirit of Independence to Cook Inlet, AK
Offshore

SPOTD: Western Towboat’s CAT-Powered Tugs Haul the Endeavour, Spirit of Independence to Cook Inlet, AK

Buccaneer Energy reports that the Endeavour, Spirit of Independence jack-up rig was successfully mobilized at the Cosmopolitan field in Cook Inlet, AK after

April 3, 2013
Total Views: 55

Thursday, March 28, 2013
kfels b class jack-up rig keppel
Offshore

Keppel Signs $820 Million Rig Deal

Keppel FELS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine, said Thursday that it has secured contracts from Mexican drilling company, Grupo R, to

March 28, 2013
Total Views: 15

Monday, March 25, 2013
jackup rig port aransas collision
Offshore

China Rongsheng Breaks Into Jack-Up Rig Market with New Order

HONG KONG, March 25 (Reuters) – China Rongsheng Heavy Industries Group Holdings Ltd won its first orders to build two jack-up rigs worth more than $360

March 25, 2013
Total Views: 18

Monday, March 18, 2013
pacific class 400 jack-up
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Oro Negro Orders Two More Pacific Class 400 Jack-Ups from PPL Shipyard

Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary PPL Shipyard announced today they have secured orders from repeat customer Integradora de Servicios Petroleros Oro Negro,

March 18, 2013
Total Views: 43
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