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2014-04-30 08:25:22

LONDON, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE: NE) announced today an update to its plan to spin-off Paragon Offshore. Noble expects to effect the spin-off as a dividend of 100 percent of the shares of Paragon Offshore to Noble's shareholders during the third quarter of this year. As previously announced, Paragon Offshore will own and operate most of Noble's current standard specification drilling business, including five drillships, three semisubmersibles, 34...

2014-04-28 08:24:05

HOUSTON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As previously announced, Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) confirmed today that on April 25, 2014, Dr. Thomas P. Burke was elected as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company. In addition, Mr. H.E. Lentz retired as the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Mr. W. Matt Ralls was appointed as the Executive Chairman of the Board and Sir Graham Hearne was appointed as the new Lead Director of the Board....

2014-04-25 08:23:16

HOUSTON, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per Class A Ordinary Share payable on May 20, 2014 to the shareholders of record at the close of business on May 5, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120827/DA62568LOGO Rowan Companies plc is a global provider of international and domestic contract drilling services in the...

2014-04-23 16:24:12

HOUSTON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) announced today that its monthly report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of April 23, 2014. The report titled "Monthly Fleet Status Report" can be found on the Company's website at www.rowancompanies.com. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120827/DA62568LOGO Notable events in the current report include: -- Rowan Renaissance: Commenced a three-year...

2014-04-22 08:26:36

LONDON, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) today announced that Steven A. Manz has been appointed to the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Paragon Offshore Ltd., the standard specification offshore drilling company to be created upon separation from Noble. He will report to Randall "Randy" Stilley, who was named in February to serve as Chief Executive Officer and President of Paragon. Manz has more than 25 years of...

2014-04-10 16:22:04

LONDON, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE) today announced that its report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of April 10, 2014. The report, titled "Fleet Status Report," can be found on the Company's Web site www.noblecorp.com, under the "Investor Relations" section of the Web site. About Noble Corporation Noble is a leading offshore drilling contractor for the oil and gas industry. Noble performs, through its subsidiaries,...

2014-04-09 08:24:12

HOUSTON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) plans to report earnings for the three months ended March 31, 2014 on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, before the open of the financial markets in the United States. Following the earnings report, the Company will conduct a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time to discuss its operating results. Interested parties can listen to the conference call by telephone or over the internet....

2014-04-03 12:23:33

LONDON, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE: NE), a leading offshore driller, today announced it plans to report financial results for the first quarter 2014 on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Copies of the Company's press release will be available on the Noble Web site at www.noblecorp.com. Noble also has scheduled a conference call and webcast related to its first quarter 2014 results on Thursday, April 17,...

2014-03-25 20:20:42

HOUSTON, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) today reported that its subsidiary, Northern Offshore U.K. Limited, has received a declaration from Maersk Olie og Gas AS ("Maersk") exercising the second of three one-year options for the jackup Energy Enhancer. The commencement date of the new option period is approximately mid-July 2014, which commits the Energy Enhancer to Maersk for continued operation in the Danish Sector of the North Sea until...

2014-03-20 16:23:42

HOUSTON, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) announced today that its monthly report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of March 20, 2014. The report titled "Monthly Fleet Status Report" can be found on the Company's website at www.rowancompanies.com. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120827/DA62568LOGO Notable events in the current report include: -- J.P. Bussell: Awarded an estimated 209 day...


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