A year ago there were 1,046 active rigs
, according to Baker Hughes.
When buying a low-cost drill rig
from a company that doesn't have a global footprint, the local availability of spare parts and the lead times to get replacement components can impact your bottom line.
He stated that the rigs
, because of their nature, could lead the nation into getting the data required for the mining sector.
"This milestone is especially encouraging considering the enormous pressure the rig
market is still under," stated Rob Bryant, the general manager of Asry Offshore Services.
Combined with the yard's competitive pricing and strategic location, Asry is well positioned in comparison to other rig
repair outfits in the region, to capitalise on a slightly loosened market.
Answering a question, he said, OGDCL was not in favour of buying more rigs
as per international practice of getting the job done through contractor rigs
The jackup rig
was officially named, and completion marked, at a ceremony held at Lamprell's Hamriyah facility in the UAE earlier today, prior to departure for operations at its drilling location in Abu Dhabi.
Since that event, I've used Matt Newman's iRod Bama Rig
Special, in the Genesis II series.
'Msheireb' will be the 3rd GDI rig
currently in service for Oxy with the rigs
'Al Rayyan' and 'Al Wajba' already under contract.
was moved over the fragile tundra via an ice road, which blended in so well with the all-white landscape that a crew of spotters was needed to walk alongside the rig
to help the driver stay on route.
Overview and analysis of the global offshore rig
construction market to 2016
It shows several men atop the rig
as it begins to sink.
Statoil is preparing an invitation to tender for a new type of drilling rig
for mature fields on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS).
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Summary: Surge in GCC Rig
Refurbishment Market UAE-based Maritime Industrial Services Co.