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2014-07-08 08:23:19

HOUSTON, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) today announced that Ronald Woll has been appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, effective immediately. Based in Houston, Mr. Woll will have oversight of company marketing and contract acquisition activities. Mr. Woll has an extensive background in the oil-field services arena in a career covering business development, manufacturing, supply chain, and business process...

2014-06-19 08:24:14

HOUSTON, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) announced today that it will issue a press release and host a conference call and webcast related to its second quarter 2014 operating results on Thursday, July 24, 2014. The conference call and webcast will begin at 8:00 a.m. CDT and will include a discussion by management regarding the Company's results of operation. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130725/NY53104LOGO-b The news release and a...

2014-06-04 12:22:35

HOUSTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) announced today that a subsidiary has received notice of termination of its drilling contract for the mid-water semisubmersible Ocean Vanguard from Statoil ASA, its customer for the rig. The contract provides for a dayrate of approximately $454,000 and was estimated to conclude in accordance with its terms in late February 2015. Diamond Offshore disputes Statoil's basis for terminating the contract and...

2014-06-02 16:22:26

HOUSTON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE:OII) announced it has acquired AIRSIS Inc., a provider of remote asset management software services. AIRSIS' revenue for 2013 was approximately $7 million, and its future financial results will be included in Oceaneering's Subsea Projects segment. This acquisition is expected to enhance Oceaneering's current asset tracking service offered on offshore drilling rigs and vessels engaged in subsea activities....

2014-05-06 23:15:51

Aqua-Chem, Inc., a world leader in global water solutions, will reveal its newest product, the BlueGuard™ Blow Out Preventer (BOP) Protector, at the annual Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, Texas, from May 5-8, 2014. BlueGuard™ delivers highly purified technical water preferred by BOP manufacturers that will help reduce downtime in offshore drilling rigs and lessen the chances of a catastrophic failure. Knoxville, Tenn. (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 Aqua-Chem, Inc., a world...

2014-05-06 12:23:49

Columbus McKinnon introduces new DNV Shackles and Master Sub-Assemblies to expand its product offering for the oil & gas industry AMHERST, N.Y., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products, has expanded its line of products designed to meet the challenges of the offshore oil and gas industry to include DNV Type Approved shackles and DNV master sub-assemblies. In addition to these...

2014-05-05 08:21:06

Accredited by OPITO and accepted by Shell, new course is among first offered in North America DALLAS, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Professional Services LLC, (RPS), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), and Petrofac Training Services announced a first-of-its-kind offering under their jointly owned Hi-Con Training program. The new Tropical Helicopter Underwater Escape Training (THUET) course is being launched at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, May...

2014-04-08 23:21:32

Offshore injury lawyer Matthew Shaffer has filed a lawsuit on behalf a roustabout who was injured while working on a jackup rig for a major drilling contractor. HOUSTON, Texas (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Offshore injury lawyer Matthew Shaffer has filed a lawsuit on behalf a client who was injured while working as a roustabout for a major drilling contractor on a jack up rig. Roustabouts are entry-level workers who perform manual jobs on oil rigs. Court documents show that Shaffer’s client,...

2014-04-03 16:21:35

HOUSTON, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) announced today that it will issue a press release and host a conference call and webcast related to its first quarter 2014 operating results on Thursday, April 24, 2014. The conference call and webcast will begin at 9:00 a.m. CDT and will include a discussion by management regarding the Company's results of operation. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130725/NY53104LOGO-b The news release and a...

2014-03-25 12:23:02

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Learn about the history, pioneers and technological advances of the offshore drilling industry at a new interactive exhibit "Offshore Drilling: The Promise of Discovery" on display March 31, 2014 through Feb. 1, 2015 at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140325/DC90220 The exhibit focuses on the history, current developments and future of...


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