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2011-04-05 15:16:00

HOUSTON, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE: ATW) announced today that it would hold its conference call and webcast in conjunction with its Fiscal 2011 Second Quarter earnings release. The Company's conference call/webcast is scheduled for Wednesday, May 4, 2011. The earnings announcement is scheduled to be released Tuesday, May 3, 2011 after the market closes. You are invited to listen to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet at 10:00...

2011-03-11 10:12:00

HOUSTON, March 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., a Houston-based international drilling contractor (the "Company" or "Atwood") (NYSE: ATW), announced that Mr. George S. Dotson was appointed non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors effective March 10, 2011. He has served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Company since February 1988. From 1990 until his retirement in 2006, Mr. Dotson was a director of Helmerich & Payne, Inc. ("H&P"). Previously he was...

2011-03-08 16:10:00

HOUSTON, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., a Houston-based international drilling contractor (NYSE: ATW), announced the Company's President and CEO, Rob Saltiel, will make a presentation to institutional investors at the Morgan Stanley 2011 Energy Tour in Houston, Texas on Tuesday, March 08, 2011. A copy of the Company's presentation can be viewed on the Company's website at www.atwd.com. SOURCE Atwood Oceanics, Inc.

2011-02-21 16:31:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., a Houston-based international drilling contractor (NYSE: ATW), is pleased to announce that on February 21, 2011, our customer, RWE Dea Nile GmbH ("RWE") formally withdrew its notice of a force majeure event, previously given on January 29, 2011 to Alpha Offshore Services Company ("Alpha"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Atwood Oceanics, Inc. The force majeure event intermittently affected the operations of the Atwood Aurora which...

2011-02-01 08:54:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., a Houston-based international drilling contractor (NYSE: ATW), announced that, on January 29, 2011, due to the civil unrest that has occurred in Egypt, our customer, RWE Dea Nile GmbH gave notice to Alpha Offshore Services Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Atwood Oceanics, Inc., of a force majeure event affecting the operations of the Atwood Aurora which is presently operating offshore Egypt in the Mediterranean Sea....

2011-01-31 08:20:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., a Houston-based international drilling contractor (NYSE: ATW), announced that, Atwood Oceanics Pacific Limited ("AOPL"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (the "Company"), on January 28, 2011 executed a turnkey construction contract with Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co., Ltd ("DSME") to construct an ultra-deepwater drillship, to be named the Atwood Advantage, at the DSME yard in South Korea. The...

2011-01-24 08:46:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., a Houston-based international drilling contractor (NYSE: ATW), today announced names for its three high-specification Pacific Class 400 jack-up rigs being constructed at PPL Shipyard PTE LTD in Singapore. The Atwood Mako, Atwood Manta and Atwood Orca are scheduled for delivery on September 30, 2012, December 31, 2012 and June 30, 2013, respectively. Statements contained in this report with respect to the future are...

2011-01-19 09:47:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., a Houston-based international drilling contractor (NYSE: ATW), announced today that on January 14, 2011, Atwood Oceanics Pacific Limited ("AOPL"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (the "Company"), exercised the first of three options and executed a turnkey construction agreement to construct a third Pacific Class 400 jack-up drilling unit with PPL Shipyard PTE LTD ("PPL"). As with the October 5, 2010...

2011-01-18 16:43:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., (NYSE: ATW) Houston-based International Drilling Contractor (the "Company"), announced today that effective February 1, 2011 Mr. Arthur McGinnis ("Mac") Polhamus will be appointed Vice President, Operations and will be the principal operating officer of the Company. Mr. Polhamus comes to Atwood after nearly 16 years at Transocean in positions of increasing general management and operations responsibility involving both...

2011-01-12 10:08:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE: ATW) announced today that it would hold its conference call and webcast in conjunction with its Fiscal 2011 First Quarter earnings release. The Company's conference call/webcast is scheduled for Thursday, February 3, 2011. The earnings announcement is scheduled to be released Wednesday, February 2, 2011 after the market closes. You are invited to listen to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the...


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