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  • 7 December 2010
    Equipment

    Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary Jurong Shipyard is on track to deliver the Atwood Osprey – a first of its class ultra-deepwater semi-submersible drilling rig – to Atwood Oceanics following its successful naming today. Scheduled for delivery in early 2011, the Atwood Osprey will be deployed by Chevron Australia Pty, Ltd to the Greater Gorgon area in […]

  • 11 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    UK offshore driller Ensco has decided to cut 79 Atwood jobs after it successfully closed the acquisition of its U.S.-based rival. According to a letter Ensco filed to the Texas Workforce Commission on October 5, the company said that it intended to conduct a mass layoff of most of the employees who currently work at […]

  • 1 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    Atwood Oceanics, Inc., a Houston-based international offshore drilling contractor , announced today that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded two contracts by Apache Energy Ltd for work in Australia for the Atwood Eagle and the Atwood Falcon with durations of 18 months and 30 months, respectively. With these contracts, Atwood’s total revenue backlog increases […]

  • 3 February 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Houston-based offshore drilling company Atwood Oceanics and Australian LNG player Woodside have amended their contract for the Greater Enfield project campaign. Atwood said on Thursday that its Australia operating subsidiary’s drilling services contract with Woodside, as operator, for the semisubmersible Atwood Osprey had been amended effective February 2, 2017. Atwood’s Australian unit will substitute the […]

  • 7 December 2010
    Business & Finance

    Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary Jurong Shipyard is on track to deliver the Atwood Osprey (photo) – a first of its class ultra-deepwater semi-submersible drilling rig – to Atwood Oceanics following its recent successful naming . Scheduled for delivery in early 2011, the Atwood Osprey will be deployed by Chevron Australia Pty, Ltd to the Greater Gorgon […]

  • 15 September 2010

    Atwood Oceanics (“Atwood”), a Houston-based offshore drilling contractor, has chosen Atwood Condor as the name for its newbuild ultra-deepwater dynamically positioned (“DP”) semisubmersible. The Atwood Condor remains on track for delivery from Jurong Shipyard in Singapore by the middle of 2012. Atwood is actively marketing the unit — which is especially suited for deep drilling […]

  • 17 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., announced today that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a drilling services contract by Hess Corporation for work in the Gulf of Mexico for the Atwood Condor, Atwood’s ultra-deepwater, dynamically positioned Friede & Goldman ExD Millennium semisubmersible drilling unit currently under construction at Jurong Shipyard Pte. Ltd. in Singapore.The contract has […]

  • 21 August 2017

    Offshore drillers Ensco and Atwood Oceanics, which recently agreed to merge, on Friday filed definitive proxy materials with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission regarding the deal. To remind, subject to certain conditions, including approval from both sets of shareholders, Ensco will acquire Atwood in an all-stock transaction. In a statement on Friday, Ensco and […]

  • 18 October 2011

    Alpha Eagle Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Atwood Oceanics Inc, on October 15, 2011 entered into a turnkey construction contract with Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co., Ltd., (“DSME”) to construct an ultra-deepwater drillship, to be named the Atwood Achiever, at the DSME yard in South Korea. The Atwood Achiever is expected to be delivered by […]

  • 31 May 2017
    Exploration & Production

    The merger between Ensco and Atwood Oceanics this week marks the first significant step in a much-needed industry consolidation process. And the numbers look good for both parties.

  • 21 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Atwood Oceanics, Inc. announced yesterday that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a twelve-month contract extension by Salamander Energy (Bualuang) Limited for the jackup Atwood Mako. The extension is priced at a day rate of $155,000 and begins September 9, 2013. The Atwood Mako commenced its initial twelve month drilling services contract with Salamander […]

  • 18 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., announced that on October 15, 2011, Alpha Eagle Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Atwood Oceanics, Inc., entered into a turnkey construction contract with Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co., Ltd., (“DSME”) to construct an ultra-deepwater drillship, to be named the Atwood Achiever, at the DSME yard in South Korea. The Atwood Achiever […]

  • 20 December 2016

    U.S.-based offshore drilling contractor Atwood Oceanics has secured a one-well drilling services contract from Australian LNG player Woodside. Atwood said in a statement that one of its units agreed the contract with Woodside for the ultra-deepwater rig, Atwood Osprey, offshore Australia. The contract will start between May 24, 2017 and July 7, 2017 and has an […]

  • 22 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    Atwood Oceanics’, INC., a Houston-based international drilling contractor , yesterday announced the untimely death of its Board member Mr. Robert W. “Bob” Burgess, who passed away this past weekend in Massachusetts at the age of 69. Bob joined Atwood’s Board of Directors in 1990 and has served as Chairman of the Audit Committee since 2008. […]

  • 9 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    TWOOD OCEANICS, INC., announced today that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a drilling services contract by a subsidiary of Bowleven Plc. for the Atwood Aurora. The day rate for work offshore Cameroon will be approximately $134,000, with contract commencement expected in May 2012 in direct continuation of the current contract. The award has […]

  • 3 September 2014

    Atwood Oceanics, a US-based offshore drilling contractor, Inc. today expanded its fleet with a brand new drillship, the Atwood Achiever.

  • 6 December 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Offshore driller Atwood Oceanics has agreed with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME) to delay delivery of two newbuild ultra-deepwater drillships, the Atwood Admiral and the Atwood Archer. The deliveries were postponed by two years to September 30, 2019, and June 30, 2020, respectively, with Atwood hoping to find contracts for the rigs in […]

  • 7 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Atwood Oceanics, Inc., offshore drilling contractor, has reached an agreement for a six-month extension of its existing contract, with a revised day rate, with Eni S.p.A. for the jack-up rig, the Atwood Beacon.   The Atwood Beacon started its initial two-year drilling services contract with Eni on December 24, 2013, for operations offshore Italy. The […]

  • 20 April 2015

    Atwood Oceanics said that the company has entered into an amendment to its contract for its semisubmersible drilling unit, the Atwood Osprey.

  • 5 October 2017

    Shareholders of offshore drillers Ensco and Atwood Oceanics have approved the previously proposed merger of the two companies. Ensco on Thursday said 65 percent of its shareholders had voted in favor of the allotment and issuance of Ensco Class A ordinary shares to shareholders of Atwood Oceanics, Inc. in connection with the all-stock acquisition of Atwood […]

  • 13 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Atwood Oceanics, Inc. announced yesterday the delivery of the Atwood Advantage from the Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (DSME) shipyard in South Korea. The Atwood Advantage has departed the DSME shipyard and commenced its drilling services contract with Noble Energy, Inc. Following its mobilization to the U. S. Gulf of Mexico, the Atwood […]

  • 30 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    UK driller Ensco and its U.S. rival Atwood Oceanics have announced early termination of HSR waiting period related to a merger that will make Ensco the world’s largest jack-up operator.  According to a joint press release by the two companies on Thursday, they have have received notice from the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission […]