Monday, May 13, 2019
Maritime News

Reaching Challenger Deep, American Businessman Completes Deepest Submarine Dive in History

A private equity investor from Dallas, Texas and his team of explorers have completed a series of record-breaking dives to Challenger Deep in the Marianas Trench, commonly known as the deepest place...

May 13, 2019
Total Views: 314

Thursday, August 7, 2014
Maritime News

James Cameron’s ‘Deepsea Challenge 3D’ Documentary Releases This Weekend

In March 2012, film director James Cameron became the first person in history to solo dive the Challenger Deep, the deepest point of the Marianas Trench and the world, a staggering 6.8 miles (35,756 feet) below the surface of the Pacific Ocean.

August 7, 2014
Total Views: 7

Thursday, May 24, 2012
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News

Transocean’s Marianas Contracted to Drill Offshore Namibia

RIO DE JANEIRO -(Dow Jones)- Brazilian oil startup HRT Participacoes em Petroleo SA (HRTP3.BR) said Wednesday that it had hired a semisubmersible drill rig from Transocean Ltd. (RIG, RIGN.VX) to drill prospects off...

May 24, 2012
Total Views: 3

Monday, March 26, 2012
Blog

James Cameron Completes Record Breaking Trip to Challenger Deep

After seven years of preparation James Cameron has become the first person in history to solo dive the Challenger Deep, the deepest point of the Marianas Trench, and earth for...

March 26, 2012
Total Views: 9

Sunday, March 18, 2012
Blog

Avatar Director James Cameron Heads to Bottom of the Marianas Trench | 36,000 Feet Deep (Over 7 Miles Down)

“Twelve men have walked on the surface of the moon and maybe 500 have traveled to space, but only [two] have visited the very deepest point of the ocean, which...

March 18, 2012
Total Views: 167

Thursday, July 7, 2011
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News

Transocean: Rig Off Ghana Remains Stable After Taking On Water

HOUSTON (Dow Jones)–Transocean Ltd. (RIG) said Thursday that the deep-water drilling rig off Ghana that was evacuated Wednesday after it took on water remains stable. The company is working on...

July 7, 2011
Total Views: 13

Wednesday, July 6, 2011
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Incidents

Transocean Marianas Oil Rig In Danger Of Sinking [BREAKING NEWS REPORT]

  The world’s most storied deepwater oil rig, the Transocean Marianas, has developed a critical list after an anchor punctured her poontoon and is in risk of sinking on location (UPDATE:...

July 6, 2011
Total Views: 241