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Related to RIGS: Oil rigs, drilling rigs
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com/research/f8v29b/global_offshore) has announced the addition of the "Global Offshore Rig Construction Market Outlook to 2018 - Rising Energy Demand & Deepwater Drilling Activities to Intensify the Market" report to their offering.
At an estimated cost of US$ 25mm per rig, these advanced drilling rigs will added increase Ensign's fleet to present additional resource aimed land-based drilling rig solutions for the oil and gas industry.
Overview and analysis of the global offshore rig construction market to 2016
In the period of one month, June 2005 to July 2005, the number of active rigs increased from 1,370 to 1,412 active rigs.
Linda Krop of the Environmental Defense Center in Santa Barbara, which helped defeat the California legislation, says that leaving the rigs off California's coast would create pollution and navigational hazards.
So many contracts led Maritima to have financing problems and delays in delivering rigs and doing so within budget," says Siqueira.
When the oil company is finished with the rig, it cuts its legs and tips it over - instant reef.
GBI Research, a leading business intelligence provider, has released its latest research, Offshore Rig Construction Market to 2015 and Current Rig Deployment Scenario - Acquisition of Rivals a Prominent Strategic Option.
Despite the forecast growth, challenges remain as existing fields mature and new hydrocarbon resources increasingly demand rigs capable of deviated drilling.
In November 2003, the number of active rotary rigs throughout Alaska was 11, compared to just eight rigs in November 2002, indicating an almost 38 percent growth in the number of active rigs throughout Alaska.
The legs of the oil rigs represent a kind of vertical reef, allowing researchers to examine the stratification of marine life at different depths.
com/research/53cab0/egypt_drilling_r) has announced the addition of the "Egypt Drilling & Rigs Activity Report 2005-2009" report to their offering.