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George Economou

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Posted: 22 days ago

Economou sells Heidmar tanker pool to Khanna

Tanker pooling and commercial management company Heidmar has been acquired by its CEO Pankaj Khanna ...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Economou Takes DryShips Private

The merger is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2019. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

DryShips Names Financial, Legal Advisors for Economou Takeover

The advisors and the special committee will evaluate the takeover proposal made by SPII Holdings. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Economou Proposes to Acquire DryShips

SPII Holdings has offered to buy Greek ship owner and operator DryShips, its subsidiary. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

DryShips to Purchase Quartet from Economou Entities

DryShips is to buy four vessels from entities owned by its Chairman and CEO, George Economou. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

DryShips, CEO Entangled in Conflict of Interest Lawsuit

Athens-based owner of drybulk carriers DryShips informed that the company and its chief executive of...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

DryShips Raises USD 198 Mn as It Eyes Further Fleet Growth

 Nasdaq-listed ship owner DryShips said that it has completed the previously announced USD 200 milli...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Economou Pumps Further USD 200 Million into DryShips

Owner of dry bulk carriers and offshore support vessels DryShips Inc., has reached an agreement with...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Economou Takes Over Larger Part of DryShips’ Debt

Greece-based owner of dry bulk carriers and offshore support vessels DryShips revealed that its chai...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

DryShips Sells MV Oregon

Greek shipping company DryShips Inc. has sold the 2002-built Panamax drybulk carrier MV Oregon. The ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Ocean Rig profit spikes in first quarter

Offshore deepwater drilling services provider Ocean Rig posted a rise in its profit and revenues for...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Sale of DryShips’ Bulkers Falls Flat

The sale of the three bulk carriers, Fakarava, Rangiroa and Negonego, to entities controlled by DryS...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

DryShips buys Nautilus Offshore Services

DryShips Inc. a Greece-based marine transportation services provider for drybulk cargoes, will acqui...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Profitable first quarter for Ocean Rig

Ocean Rig UDW, an offshore drilling company owned by the Greek shipping magnate George Economou, has...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Ocean Rig lands contract extensions for two drillships

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. has been awarded extensions of the drilling contracts for its two ultra deepwater...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Ocean Rig CEO hopes ‘market softness’ will not last for long

 Ocean Rig UDW Inc. recorded a net income of $39.7 million, or $0.30 basic and diluted earnings per ...

Posted: over 6 years ago