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Cairn Contracts Hercules Triumph for Indian Ocean Works

Hercules Offshore announced that it has signed a contract with Cairn India Limited for use of the Hercules Triumph ...

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BSEE: Sheen No Longer Visible Near Hercules 265 Rig (USA)

The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) has announced that, together with U.S. Coast Guard, and ...

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BSEE: Rowan EXL-3 Rig to Spud South Timbalier Relief ...

The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE), U.S. Coast Guard, and Walter Oil & Gas Corporation ...

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Hercules 265 Natural Gas Flow Stops

The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) announced that the  flow of natural gas under pressure at ...

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Fire on Hercules GoM Rig Not Yet Extinguished

The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) and the U.S. Coast Guard are continuing to oversee Walter ...

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Fire Breaks Out on Hercules 265 (USA)

Further to the notice of a well control incident on the jack-up drilling rig Hercules 265, the Bureau of Safety and ...

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Hercules 265 Evacuated After Well Control Incident in ...

Hercules Offshore announced that it is experiencing a well control incident on jack-up drilling rig Hercules 265, a ...

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Statoil to Use West Hercules in PL 532 Drilling Ops (Norway)

Statoil Petroleum ASA has received consent to carry out exploration drilling of well 7220/7 in production licence ...

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Statoil: West Hercules to Drill in PL608 (Norway)

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Statoil Petroleum AS a drilling permit for wellbore 7219/8-2. The ...

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Hercules Offshore Sells Domestic Liftboats to All Coast (USA)

All Coast, LLC, a newly formed company for the marine services industry founded by John Powers and John Nesser III, ...

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Hercules Buys More Shares in Discovery Offshore S.A.

Hercules Offshore, a drilling contractor based in the U.S. has  through a wholly owned subsidiary, agreed to ...

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Greenpeace Climbs Aboard West Hercules Rig. Protests ...

Two Greenpeace activists wearing polar bear costumes have climbed aboard the West Hercules semi-submersible ...

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Hercules Offshore Announces Changes in Management (USA)

Hercules Offshore, Inc. announced the appointment of Stephen M. Butz to Executive Vice President and Chief ...

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PSA Inspects West Hercules for AoC (Norway)

The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) carried out an audit of West Hercules within maritime systems on board ...

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Hercules Offshore Announces Management Changes (USA)

Hercules Offshore, Inc. announced the appointment of James W. Noe to Executive Vice President, Beau M. Thompson to ...

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Hercules’ Drilling Rigs and Vessels in US GoM Unharmed

Hercules' Drilling Rigs and Vessels in US GoM Unharmed

Hercules Offshore, Inc. reported today that all of its drilling rigs and liftboats located in the U.S. Gulf of ...

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Hercules Offshore’s Employee Awarded for Heroic ...

Hercules Offshore's Employee Awarded for Heroic Action in Nigerian Fire Incident

Hercules Offshore, Inc. announced today that Hercules Offshore employee Captain Louis Dubois has been awarded a ...

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Hercules Offshore Profit Sinks (USA)

Hercules Offshore Revenues Sink (USA)

Hercules Offshore, Inc. today reported a loss from continuing operations of $38.3 million, or $0.28 per diluted ...

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USA: Hercules Completes Acquisition of Ocean Columbia ...

USA: Hercules Completes Acquisition of Ocean Columbia Jack-up Rig

Hercules Offshore, Inc. announced today that it has closed the previously announced acquisition of the offshore ...

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USA: Hercules Offshore Secures Contract for Newly Bought Rig

USA: Hercules Offshore Secures Contract for Newly Bought Rig

Hercules Offshore, Inc. announced yesterday the execution of a definitive agreement to acquire the offshore ...

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Hercules Offshore's Liftboat Destroyed in Nigerian ...

Hercules Offshore's Liftboat Destroyed in Nigerian Fire Incident

Hercules Offshore today announced that the Mako, a 175′ class liftboat in Nigeria, was engulfed by a fire ...

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