offshore rig

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Noun1.offshore rig - drilling rig consisting of an offshore platform (floating or fixed to the sea bed) from which many oil wells can be bored radiallyoffshore rig - drilling rig consisting of an offshore platform (floating or fixed to the sea bed) from which many oil wells can be bored radially
drill rig, drilling rig, oil rig, oilrig - rig used in drilling for oil or gas
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Offshore Rig Count is down 1 rig to 13 and down 7 rigs from last year's count of 20.
The platform offers on demand access to real time data and analysis for the global offshore rig market.
GO4SPEED is ideal for any vessel or offshore rig and can enhance the onboard internet with download speeds up to 100Mbps (4G/LTE carrier dependent).
He said overhauling of one offshore and five onshore drilling rigs is on agenda and since overhauling of the offshore rig is costly, tender will be held for the purpose to selected the foreign partner and financier of the project.
The helicopter was carrying workers from an offshore rig in the North Sea before it went down Friday on Turoey, a tiny island outside Bergen, Norway's second-largest city.
Offshore rig owners around the world are suffering from the double whammy of a glut of new vessels entering the market at the same time as falling crude prices force oil explorers to cut spending
Tetra is a geographically diversified oil and gas services company, focused on completion fluids and associated products and services, water management, after-frac flow back, production well testing, offshore rig cooling, compression services and equipment, and selected offshore services including well plugging and abandonment, decommissioning, and diving.
7%, was driven primarily by the additional profit attributable to the buyout of the interest held by its overseas drilling partner; the commencement of 'Al-Jassra', 'Leshat', 'Msheireb' and 'Rumailah' operations, and to higher daily rates received for the extension of three offshore rig contracts in 2013.
Also exhibited are the latest offshore rig maintenance techniques.
com)-- GBI Research, a leading business intelligence provider, has released its latest research, Offshore Rig Construction Market to 2016 and Current Rig Deployment Scenario Rig Designs Promoting Better Safety Conformation and Increased Operational Capabilities being Key to Newbuild Orders.
MANAMA: Asry docked the largest offshore rig ever received by the company's dry dock during the first week of October.
Corrosion, long a problem for two of the nation's offshore rig museums and educational centers, is being tackled by Deepwater Corrosion and other companies which have donated materials and labor to retrofit the external underwater steel corrosion control systems for two marine drilling rigs that have been converted into public offshore drilling museums and educational centers.

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