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2014-07-28 23:06:40

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Drillship Market Report: 2014 Edition" report to its research store. http://www.marketreportsonline.com/347503.html. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 A drillship is a merchant vessel designed for use in exploratory offshore drilling of new oil and gas wells or for scientific drilling purposes. In most recent years, the vessels are used in deepwater and ultra-deepwater applications, equipped with the latest and most advanced dynamic...

2014-06-06 16:21:03

HOUSTON, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") (NYSE: RDC) announced today that one of its subsidiaries has entered into a two-year drilling contract for the Rowan Relentless, the fourth and final drillship in Rowan's current construction program. The contract is with Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas LLC ("FM O&G"), a subsidiary of Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSE: FCX), for operations in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The contract is...

2011-08-03 07:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Power conversion specialist Converteam has been selected as the supplier of Integrated Power Systems (IPS) to the U.S. Navy with the award of an additional multi-million dollar contract to design and supply the complete electric power, propulsion and vessel automation system for the Mobile Landing Platform (MLP) program. The MLP program adds to Converteam's market leadership experience with the U.S. Navy's IPS fleet, which includes DDG 1000, T-AKE,...

2011-07-12 08:00:00

PITTSBURGH, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Power conversion specialist Converteam in partnership with the U.S. Navy have successfully tested the DDG 1000's high voltage Integrated Power System (IPS) (1) to full power at the Land Based Test Site located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081002/NETH095LOGO-b ) DDG 1000 is the first U.S. Navy surface combatant to leverage this technology -- an all-electric architecture providing electric power for both...

2011-07-05 09:00:00

PITTSBURGH, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Power conversion specialist Converteam has been commissioned by Chipeta Processing LLC to supply a complete Variable SpeedDrive System (VSDS) to control two natural gas compressor trains at the Chipeta Processing Plant in Utah (USA). This system will save an estimated $2 million per year in energy costs. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081002/NETH095LOGO-b ) Converteam was selected for its proven VSDS technology, which offers energy...

2010-08-24 09:51:00

GERMANTOWN, Md., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- When BEEMAR, LLC rolled out a fleet of state-of-the-art Dynamic Positioning 2 (DP-2) Platform Supply Vessels (PSVs), they needed a global broadband maritime communications solution that could match the high-tech demands of these new vessels and of their customers. BEEMAR chose Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES) and Environmental Safety Systems International, Inc (ESSI) to fulfill this mission. Hughes, the global leader in broadband...

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