Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Ocean Rig Continues to Be a Lifeline for Dryships

Athens, Greece-DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS), an international shipper of dry bulk and petroleum cargos, and through its deepwater drilling subsidiary, Ocean Rig UDW Inc., today issued their financial and operating...

November 14, 2012
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Tuesday, September 11, 2012
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Ocean Rig’s Eirik Raude Finds Employment Off Ireland

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ:ORIG), a global drilling company that specializes exclusively in the deep water segment, announced today that it has received a Letter of Intent for one of...

September 11, 2012
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Thursday, June 21, 2012
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Interview with Pankaj Khanna, Chief Marketing Officer at Ocean Rig UDW

I met up with Pankaj Khanna, Chief Marketing Officer at Ocean Rig UDW at Marine Money in New York this week.   Ocean Rig (ORIG:NASDAQ) owns 9 offshore drilling vessels,...

June 21, 2012
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Friday, May 11, 2012

Ocean Rig Olympia Gains $652 Million Contract Extension with Total E&P Angola

Ocean Rig’s ultra deepwater drillship OCEAN RIG OLYMPIA Nicosia, Cyprus – Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ:ORIG) a global deepwater drilling contractor, announced yesterday that it has signed definitive documentation, following...

May 11, 2012
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Friday, April 13, 2012
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DryShips Takes Profit from Ocean Rig, Sells 10 Million Shares

DryShips Inc. (DRYS) unveiled a bigger-sized sale of its stake in Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (ORIG) as the dry bulk shipper pares its stake in the offshore drilling services provider by...

April 13, 2012
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Saturday, February 11, 2012
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Sete Brasil Prepares to Become one of the World’s Largest Drilling Companies

RIO DE JANEIRO (Dow Jones)–Fresh from winning one of the world’s single-largest orders for drilling rigs, investment company Sete Brasil plans to spend $27 billion over the next eight years...

February 11, 2012
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Wednesday, October 5, 2011
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Maritime Security Incidents

Tanzania: Petrobras Vessel Attacked By Pirates

Yesterday, just months after arriving on location, the newly built Ocean Rig Drillship Poseidon, was attacked by pirates while drilling off the coast of Tanzania. In a statement earlier today...

October 5, 2011
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Saturday, June 18, 2011
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Don’t Dock DryShips

DryShips (DRYS: Nasdaq) By Sterne, Agee & Leach ($3.83, June 17, 2011) We are upgrading DryShips from Neutral to Buy ahead of an ocean rig listing in the U.S. We...

June 18, 2011
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Friday, June 10, 2011
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Greenpeace Is Set Back By Cairn in Greenland

AMSTERDAM — (Dow Jones & Co) Greenpeace activists have been barred from further disrupting oil company Cairn Energy PLC’s controversial Arctic drilling campaign offshore Greenland, after a Dutch court Thursday granted...

June 10, 2011
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Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Dryships Launches First Newbuild Drillship – Ocean Rig Corcovado

DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS), a global provider of marine transportation services for drybulk cargoes and off-shore contract drilling oil services, announced today that its 78% owned subsidiary Ocean Rig UDW...

January 5, 2011
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