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2008-11-03 18:00:17

HOUSTON, Nov. 3, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Transocean Inc. (NYSE:RIG) today issued an updated fleet status report covering the company's 137-unit offshore drilling fleet.

2008-10-20 09:00:35

HOUSTON, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) reported that a small fire had broken out on the Energy Enhancer jackup rig owned by an affiliate of Northern Offshore. The rig was operating in the U.K. Sector of the North Sea.

2008-10-08 18:00:30

HOUSTON, Oct. 8, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Transocean Inc.

2008-10-07 15:00:36

Forster Drilling Corporation (FODL.PK), a Nevada corporation, today announced that Fred Forster, III, President, Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman of the Board, is stepping down, effective immediately. In his place, Frederick C.

2008-09-19 21:00:00

THE banks of the Tyne, Wear and Tees are synonymous with heavy industry - cranes still dominate sections of skyline along rivers that have produced some of the greatest feats in maritime engineering.

2008-08-25 18:00:37

HOUSTON, Aug. 25, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Transocean Inc. (NYSE:RIG) today announced that Robert L. Long, Chief Executive Officer of the company, will address attendees at the Lehman Brothers CEO Energy/Power Conference in New York, NY. Mr.

2008-08-25 09:01:39

HOUSTON, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd.

2008-08-22 09:01:01

HOUSTON, Aug. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As announced on July 28, 2008, Northern Offshore, Ltd. (the "Company") (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) has entered into agreements with affiliates of Transocean Inc. to acquire the semisubmersible drilling rigs GSF Arctic II and GSF Arctic IV (the "Rigs").

2008-06-24 02:30:00

HOUSTON, June 23, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Transocean Inc. (NYSE:RIG) today announced that its subsidiaries have reached an agreement with subsidiaries of Petrobras and Mitsui to acquire a newbuild ultra-deepwater drillship under a capital lease contract.

2008-06-17 18:00:39

HOUSTON, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (NOF.OL) announced today that it held its 2008 Annual General Meeting in Houston, Texas and named Michael R. Dawson as a Director. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080415/LATU540LOGO) Mr.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.