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2011-05-18 11:40:00

ZUG, Switzerland, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE: NE) today announced that David W. Williams, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Noble Corporation, will present at the UBS Global Oil and Gas Conference in Austin, Texas, on Tuesday, May 24, 2011, at 8:40 a.m. Central Daylight Time. A live webcast and presentation slides will be available at the time of the presentation in the "Investor Relations" section of the Company's Web site http://www.noblecorp.com....

2011-04-27 12:42:00

HOUSTON, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) and Seahawk Drilling, Inc. (Nasdaq OTC: HAWKQ) announced today the completion of the asset purchase and sale previously disclosed on February 11, 2011. In accordance with the terms of the Asset Purchase Agreement, Hercules Offshore will acquire 20 jackup rigs located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and related assets, accounts receivable, cash, accounts payables, and certain contractual rights from Seahawk Drilling....

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2011-04-13 05:55:00

Offshore drilling contractor Transocean Ltd. announced on Tuesday that its ultra-deepwater drillship Dhirubhai Deepwater KG2 had set a world record for deepwater drilling by an offshore drilling rig. The company said its rig had drilled to an ocean depth of 10,194 feet (3,107 meters) while working off the coast of India for Reliance Industries. The depth surpassed Transocean's prior record of 10,011 feet of water, set in 2003 by the Discoverer Deep Seas working for Chevron in the Gulf of...

2011-01-24 16:33:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announces an investment of $10 million in Discovery Offshore S.A. ("Discovery Offshore"), a newly formed Luxembourg-based company, focused on ownership of ultra high-specification jackup rigs. Discovery Offshore will construct two ultra high-specification jackup rigs, with options for two additional jackup rigs, at Keppel FELS in Singapore. Hercules Offshore will also enter into a Construction Management...

2011-01-23 17:00:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) announced today that Mr. Gary L. Bauer has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Operations. Gary W. Casswell, Northern Offshore's president and CEO, said "Gary is a welcome addition to Northern Offshore, and we are very pleased to have him join our team. His extensive experience with operations and international drilling management will further strengthen our entire organization." Mr. Bauer has...

2010-12-06 15:30:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announced today that Stephen M. Butz, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, will present at the Capital One Southcoast 2010 Energy Conference in New Orleans, LA, on Wednesday, December 8, 2010, at 10:40 a.m. EST (9:40 p.m. CST). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050601/DAW092LOGO) Interested parties may listen to the presentation live over the Internet at...

2010-11-21 20:19:00

HOUSTON, Nov. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) reported today that the company received notice from Vietgazprom that they will not proceed with the fifth and final well of the five-well drilling program offshore Vietnam. The drillship Energy Searcher, upon completion of the fourth well, was at a standby location awaiting the appropriate approval to undertake drilling operations when notice of the terminated program was received. Under the contract with...

2010-08-30 15:30:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announced today that Stephen M. Butz, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, will present at the Pareto Oil and Offshore Conference in Oslo, Norway, on Wednesday, September 1, 2010, at 1:40 p.m. Central European Summer Time (7:40 a.m. EDT). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050601/DAW092LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050601/DAW092LOGO) An audio replay of...

2010-07-04 19:38:00

HOUSTON, July 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) reported today that upon completion of the shipyard work announced May 3rd, the drillship Energy Searcher departed Singapore, has returned to Vietnam and has resumed operations under its drilling contract with the Joint Operating Company Vietgazprom, a joint venture between Petrovietnam and Gazprom. Operations resume with the fourth well in the five-well program provided under the contract. The final...

2010-05-26 15:52:00

HOUSTON, May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announced today that Stephen M. Butz, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, will present at the UBS Global Oil & Gas Conference in Austin, TX, on Thursday, May 27, 2010, at 9:05 a.m. EDT (8:05 a.m. CDT). (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050601/DAW092LOGO) Interested parties may listen to the presentation live over the Internet at http://www.herculesoffshore.com. Go to...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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