Offshore Rig Counts
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- - January 22 2013
The demand for ultra-deepwater rigs will continue to drive day rates higher as the industry shifts from exploration to development drilling in several major plays.
- - September 26 2012
Nearly $7 billion in three Gulf of Mexico transactions signals growing demand for oil services in a major regional transformation.
- - August 17 2012
Offshore floater utilization continues to tighten worldwide, leading to another round of newbuild announcements globally.
- - July 18 2012
Activity offshore continues to strengthen as operators lock in contracts for newbuild rigs still in the shipyards.
- - May 24 2012
Global drillship construction has reached the 53-unit mark while day rates for deepwater and ultradeepwater rigs continue to reach new highs above $600,000 per day.
- - March 12 2012
With the tightness in rig availability, companies are likely to start stepping up new orders for drilling rigs in the near future.
- - February 9 2012
The Gulf of Mexico shelf and the jackup rig markets are the latest to exhibit evidence of an improving 2012 offshore picture.
- - January 18 2012
- - December 21 2011
- - December 1 2011