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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
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Ocean Rig snaps up drillship at auction for $65M

Ocean Rig UDW Inc., a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, has acquired the dril...

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  • Business & Finance
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Ocean Rig redomiciles to Cayman Islands

Offshore driller Ocean Rig will move its corporate domicile from one offshore financial center to an...

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DryShips sheds Ocean Rig shares

DryShips, a shipping company, and the largest shareholder in the offshore driller Ocean Rig, is sell...

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PHOTO: Westcon to prepare semi-sub Leiv Eiriksson for Barents Sea

Ocean Rig’s semi-submersible drilling rig Leiv Eiriksson arrived at Westcon Yards in Ølen, Nor...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Ocean Rig finds work for one rig, in disputes over two

Deepwater drilling contractor Ocean Rig on Monday, March 7, 2016, signed a drilling contract for one...

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  • Business & Finance
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Impairments drag Ocean Rig down

Ocean Rig, an international contractor of offshore deepwater drilling services, has posted a net los...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Ocean Rig gets another rig contract termination

Ocean Rig UDW, a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, announced on Tuesday that ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Premier ends contract for ‘Eirik Raude’. Postpones Chatham well

Premier Oil, an independent oil and gas company, has ended a contract it had with the offshore drill...

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  • Exploration & Production
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More woes for Ocean Rig as another rig contract hangs in the balance

Less than a fortnight has passed since Ocean Rig UDW Inc. an offshore driller run by the shipping ma...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Ocean Rig loses drillship contract

It seems like bad news for the offshore drillers will never stop, as another one has lost a rig cont...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Ocean Rig CEO: It will be hard to obtain new rig deals in 2016

George Economou, CEO of Ocean Rig UDW, a provider of ultra-deepwater drilling services, expects 2016...

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  • Exploration & Production
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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
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Ocean Rig could scrap its semi-submersible rigs

Ocean Rig UDW, an ultra-deepwater drilling contractor, might soon be regarded solely as a drillship ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Ocean Rig eyeing acquisitions. Posts rise in profit

Ocean Rig UDW, an offshore drilling contractor, has reported a rise in quarterly profit, and reveale...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Ocean Rig Buries DryShips

Athens-based DryShips Inc. recorded USD 1.44 billion net loss for the quarter ended June 30, 2015, l...

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  • Business & Finance
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Ocean Rig Buries DryShips

Athens-based DryShips Inc. recorded USD 1.44 billion net loss for the quarter ended June 30, 2015, l...

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  • Business & Finance
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Eni, Ocean Rig execute drilling contracts for two drillships

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. has extended the contract for the drillship Ocean Rig Poseidon with ENI Angola fo...

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Profitable first quarter for Ocean Rig

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

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Tullow to drill well in Zumba prospect (Norway)

Tullow Oil Norge AS has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway for explor...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Ocean Rig: 4Q income rises to $87M

Ocean Rig, an offshore drilling contractor, has reported its fourth quarter 2014 profit was $87 mill...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Exclusive: Ocean Rig dismisses media writings

Following press speculation that George Economou, CEO of Ocean Rig UDW, an offshore drilling contrac...

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Economou swapping drillship for tankers. Or not?

In the past couple of days, several internet sources have suggested that George Economou, Greek ship...

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  • Business & Finance
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OHAS on Leiv Eiriksson needs work

The Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway has carried out an audit of groups at particular risk an...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Ocean Rig secures cash for ‘Ocean Rig Apollo’

Ocean Rig UDW Inc., a provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, has received firm commitment...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Ocean Rig, Eni reach agreement on drillship contract

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. a provider of offshore deepwater drilling rigs, has secured a contract extension ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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