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- Transocean drills its way to the top.
// Dow Theory Forecasts; 6/30/2008, Vol. 64 Issue 26, p8
The article recommends investments in the stocks of U.S.-based Transocean Inc. The company's stock is trading at just 10 times estimated year-ahead earnings, well above the drilling indsutry average forward valuation of 15. A chart and graph showing the Transocean stocks' performance from 2005...
- Transocean, BP under fire over oil spill.
// Dow Theory Forecasts; 5/10/2010, Vol. 66 Issue 19, p6
The article reports on the environmental safety issues faced by Transocean Inc. after its deepwater drilling rig that was rented by BP has been burned due to oil spill on April 20, 2010 and sank on April 22, 2010.
- Ex-Christie's CC poised for Transocean legal role.
Pugh, Andrew // Lawyer; 1/17/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p1
The article announces that Nick Deeming, former general counsel of Christie's International PLC, will join offshore drilling contractor Transocean Inc. for a legal position.
- OFFICIALS REBUKE TRANSOCEAN FOR BONUS HANDOUT.
Restuccia, Andrew // Hill; 4/5/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 45, p12
The article reports on the criticism of Transocean Inc., the operator of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig, by U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar because of its executive bonus handout.
- Drilling buoys feature production type system.
Furlow, William // Offshore; Nov99, Vol. 59 Issue 11, p26
Reports that Transocean Marianas, which is working for Shell Deepwater in Green Canyon Block 854, is taking advantage of a buoyancy system incorporated by Delmar Systems. Features of the box shaped buoys; Description of the buoys.
- Drilling for truth about Transocean.
Furlow, William // Dow Theory Forecasts; 1/19/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p8
The article features the financial forecast of Transocean Inc. In 2009, Transocean has been anticipated of 4 percent per share earning growth while a 10 percent for the next five years. For 2008 has been recorded of the 67 percent share plunge, the result has been caused when the company moved...
- Sparrows to manage and service Transocean cranes.
Furlow, William // Engineer (Online Edition); 8/30/2012, p5
The article reports that Sparrows has entered into an agreement with Transocean to develop a strategic approach to the management and servicing of Transocean's offshore cranes.
- Follow-Up on Monitored Stocks.
Furlow, William // Dow Theory Forecasts; 1/14/2008, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p6
The article provides information on the stock ratings of several business enterprises in the U.S. Ametek Inc. stocks are downgraded to neutral due to its deteriorating Quadrix ratings. Meanwhile, American Express stocks show poor share-price action and deteriorating credit quality among consumer...
- Drilling the North Sea's most extreme horizontal section.
Furlow, William // Offshore; Apr99, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p50
Discusses how Transocean Integrated Services had managed the drilling and completion of four wells in the Kingfisher field. Principle advantage of adopting the high pressure/high temperature (HP/HT) approach; Information on the drilling of the well; Technology selection.
- Transocean Finding Plenty Of Profits.
Furlow, William // DRIP Investor; Nov2007, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p7
The article presents a business forecast for Transocean Inc., the world's largest offshore drilling contractor. The article revealed that in the second quarter of 2007, the company's daily rig rates cost more than $200,000, and profits continuously increased. In addition, Transocean was being...
- Trans-Ocean to develop rugs for Hemingway.
Furlow, William // Furniture/Today; 7/9/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 43, p10
Reports on the selection of rug importer Trans-Ocean to develop rug designs for Ernest Hemingway Collection in New York. Reasons for choosing Trans-Ocean; Participation of Trans-Ocean in the Gear program; Creation of the rug line by the company principal designer and Hemingway organization.
- MMS announces drilling record.
Furlow, William // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008); 12/8/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 24, p11
The Minerals Management Service announced Transocean Inc. and ChevronTexaco Corp. set a new world record for water depth after drilling in the Gulf of Mexico to 10,011 feet. The Transocean drillship started the well November 16. This marks the first time in the offshore drilling industry's...
- Transocean and Reliance: Pioneering Deepwater Drilling.
Furlow, William // Offshore; Mar2010, Vol. 70 Issue 3, special section p32
The article discusses the deepwater drill initiative of Transocean Inc. and Reliance Industries Ltd. in India. It says that the Discoverer 534 drillships of Transocean have been useful for the Krishna Godavari (KG) natural gas field of Reliance and the drilling of Deepwater Frontier. It mentions...
- Norway Indicts Houston Drilling Company for Conspiracy to Commit Tax Crimes.
Zagaris, Bruce // International Enforcement Law Reporter; Mar2013, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p44
The article reports on the indictment charged by the Norwegian Tax Authority on December 18, 2012 against the Houston, Texas drilling companies, Transocean Inc. (TInc), and Transocean Offshore Deepwater Drilling Inc. for alleged tax fraud and conspiracy of committing tax crimes. Among the...
- Gays pawns or victims in restaurant battle?
Zagaris, Bruce // Advocate; 2/28/73, Issue 106, p16
The management of an exclusive office tower on Los Angeles, California's Sunset Strip is preparing to evict a newly gay top-floor restaurant which is charging discrimination despite the fact that it hasn't paid rent since August 1972. Pat Smith, property manager for Transoceanic Inc. which owns...
- Transocean to buy Aker Drilling for US$1.43b.
Zagaris, Bruce // TCE: The Chemical Engineer; Sep2011, Issue 843, p7
The article reports on the 1.43 billion dollar takeover bid that was launched by drilling contractor Transocean to acquire Norwegian firm Aker Drilling.
- Targeting the elite.
Zagaris, Bruce // Dow Theory Forecasts; 12/3/2007, Vol. 63 Issue 49, p1
The article focuses on the business performance of several companies in the U.S. It cites that Humana Inc., a provider of medicare advantage, has delivered the stock Quadrix scores of 96 in momentum and 90 in quality. Moreover, Manitowoc Co. Inc., provider of lifting equipment, earns a Quadrix...
- Three stocks to buy now.
Zagaris, Bruce // Dow Theory Forecasts; 2/18/2008, Vol. 64 Issue 7, p1
The article presents the top performing companies in which investors can benefit much when buying their stocks in the U.S. Manitowoc Co. Inc. is benefiting from high energy prices with the crane segment accounting for more than 80 percent of revenue. Meanwhile, Transocean Inc. is well-positioned...
- Follow-Up on Monitored Stocks: CA added as a Buy.
Zagaris, Bruce // Dow Theory Forecasts; 8/10/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 32, p6
The article offers news briefs related to business operations and financial performance of several companies in the U.S. An online store called Casual Digital Store has been launched by GameStop Inc. in July 2009. Dolby Laboratories earned 0.44 dollars per share with its revenue climbed by 11%....
- Drilling rig upgraded offshore with prepackaged 'shipyard in a box'
Wahlberg, Mike; Williams, Scott // Offshore; Jun2010, Vol. 70 Issue 6, p60
The article reports on the semisubmersible drilling rig offshore upgrade that required an effective method called the "shipyard in a box." It states that the shipyard in a box was created by Gulf Copper & Manuifacturing Corp. and Transocean Inc. because of the lacking shipyard facilities. It...
- 10 Growth Stocks to Avoid.
Tran, Toan // Morningstar GrowthInvestor; Nov2006, Vol. 2 Issue 6, p1
The article discusses several growth stocks which should be avoided. The gross margins of Photon Dynamics have deteriorated due to the shift of product mix from higher-margin test solutions to less-profitable repair equipment. The failure of Transocean to consistently post solid returns on...
- Transocean drills deep for success.
Tran, Toan // Dow Theory Forecasts; 8/31/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 35, p8
The article evaluates the stock market performance of the company Transocean Inc. in Houston, Texas. It notes that the company's average daily rig rate will be negatively affected by the weakening market for jack-ups. The companied stock's deepwater deals with Petrobas and Chevron will account...
- In search of growth? Look deep.
Tran, Toan // Dow Theory Forecasts; 9/14/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 37, p6
The article discusses the discovery of a major oil reserve in Mexico using Transocean Inc.'s ultra-deepwater rigs. The project which costs 200 million U.S. dollars has discovered ancient rocks below the seafloor. It notes that Transocean's operation in shallow waters did not work out well as it...
- Q & A.
Tran, Toan // DRIP Investor; Jun2008, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p3
The article presents questions and answers related to investments including the dividend reinvestment plan of Transocean Inc., opinions regarding the unfavorable first-quarter performance of General Electric Co., and the good value offered by agricultural stocks.
- Four Stocks To Buy Now.
Tran, Toan // DRIP Investor; Jul2008, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p1
The article presents four stocks that offer excellent buying opportunities as of July 2008 in the United States. Exxon Mobil's user-friendly direct-purchase plan allows initial investment with a minimum $250. IBM has remained resilient despite the slowdown in the market's performance. The...
- Three Sector Standouts With Direct-Purchase Plans.
Tran, Toan // DRIP Investor; Aug2009, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p4
The article presents the three major sectors successful in engaging direct-purchase plans in the U.S. Aflac Inc.'s direct-purchase plan is recognized as fee friendly with minimum initial investment of 1,000 dollars. The stock's Quadrix score of Energen Corp. is 95 out of 100 which predicts high...
- Transocean's Deepwater Frontier.
Kozicz, John // Offshore; Apr2008, Vol. 68 Issue 4, p36
The article evaluates several managed pressure drilling (MPD) equipment including semisubmersible rig from Sedco 601, concentric riser system from Transocean and concentric riser from RiserCap.
- Follow-Up on Monitored Stocks.
Kozicz, John // Dow Theory Forecasts; 5/12/2008, Vol. 64 Issue 19, p6
The article examines the performance of several monitored stocks in the U.S. Yahoo! Inc. rejected a bid by Microsoft Corp. to purchase the company for more than $47 billion. It is reported that Microsoft was willing to raise the offer by another $5 billion but that Yahoo! wanted a further $5...
- Daily rental rates for drilling equipment in Gulf on the rise.
Slawsky, Richard // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008); 1/31/2005, Vol. 25 Issue 30, p37
This article reports that drilling companies have shifted equipment from the Gulf of Mexico to overseas markets in response to soft demand and falling rental rates. Hibemia Southcoast Capital analysts have made buy recommendations for several drilling contractors in recent weeks, including...
- GROWING WITH DEMAND.
Lewis, Nicole // Black Enterprise; Feb2006, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p50
The article focuses on the performance of the companies that showed signs of accelerated growth and was recommended by Steve Singleton, senior vice president of Robert Van Securities, as good for investment. The stock price of Transocean Inc., a provider of marine contract drilling services, has...
- GLOBAL E&P.
Beckman, Jeremy // Offshore; May2010, Vol. 70 Issue 5, p14
The article offers news briefs related to the world offshore industries. Four new wellhead platforms have been ordered by Oil and Natural Gas Corp. Ltd. (ONGC) for its Mumbai High North (MHN) redevelopment project in India. The new drillship of Transocean Inc., Deepwater Champion, will undertake...
- VESSELS, RIGS, & SURFACE SYSTEMS.
Paganie, David // Offshore; May2010, Vol. 70 Issue 5, p26
The article offers news briefs related to drillships, rigs and surface systems. Transocean Inc.'s drillship, Deepwater Champion, will be used by ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Turkey for its exploration program in the Black Sea. A 500-million dollars contract for engineering, procurement,...
- Contract driller flush with energy.
Paganie, David // Dow Theory Forecasts; 10/1/2007, Vol. 63 Issue 40, p8
The article provides information on the business developments of Transocean Inc., the largest contractor in the offshore-drilling market. The consolidation of GlobalSantaFe Corp. and Transocean will expand the Transocean's customer base and increases its exposure to state-owned national oil...
- FERC commissioner pushes economic development.
Mills, Alex // Fort Worth Business Press; 11/8/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 45, p56
Presents news briefs on the petroleum industry in Texas as of November 2002. Reason for the separation of Dynegy and ChevronTexaco; Net income reported by offshore driller Transocean; Decline in prices of crude oil.
- Rig construction.
Paganie, David // Offshore; Oct2006, Vol. 66 Issue 10, p24
The article announces that Transocean was awarded a second contract for construction of an Enterprise-class drill ship by Chevron. According to the article the five-year contract follows the first contract announced for the construction of "Discoverer Clear Leader," and the value of the contract...
- Operational readiness key to success.
Paganie, David // Offshore; Sep2008, Vol. 68 Issue 9, special section p22
The article profiles Dan Haslam, the rig manager-performance of Discoverer Clear Leader, an ultra-deepwater drillship. It mentions that Mr. Haslam takes the lead with every key entity and with Transocean Inc.'s functional departments. It also notes that he ensures that everything the clients...
- Transocean to return Marco Polo.
Paganie, David // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland; 7/20/2007, Issue 2776, p6
The article reports that Transocean Inc. will bring back Orient Lines Inc.'s Marco Polo ship in Great Britain. It states that the ship was secured in a long-term charter and will offer 11,000 berths in the country's market. It likewise mentions that the initiative will make up Â£1.5 million...
Moran, Matt // Morningstar GrowthInvestor; Jul2006, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p14
Offers an outlook on the performance of Transocean, a contract drilling firm. Market share in the deep water drilling sector; Impact of the rising oil and gas prices on the financial performance of Transocean; Outlook on the rate of return of the firm from its capital investments.
- Transoceanic CEO prepares for next chapter in N.O. work.
O'Connor, Terry // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008); 11/5/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 16, p27
The author reflects on various issues in Louisiana. He notes that chief executive officer (CEO) of Transoceanic Greg Rusovich plans to resign and focus on city recovery issues in New Orleans. The American Petroleum Institute reported that an estimated 13, 543 oil wells, natural gas wells and dry...
- TERM SHEETS.
O'Connor, Terry // Bank Loan Report; 7/25/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 29, p4
Provides information about the loan transactions of several companies in the U.S. Package amount in the loan deal of Arden Realty Inc.; Lenders in the financing transaction of Baker Hughes Inc.; Amount involved in the loan of Transocean Inc.
- Driller recalls 35 years of change.
Ball, Eldon // Offshore; Oct2004, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p68
Interviews Robert J. Scott, the senior vice president of operations of Transocean Inc. Developments in the offshore drilling business; Qualifications for a tool pushers; Advantages of self-propelled jackup; His experience working for India's Oil and Natural Gas Corp.
- The Secrets Of Zug.
Walt, Vivienne // Time International (Atlantic Edition); 1/10/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 1, p37
The article discusses the number of corporations conducting business and trading in Zug, Switzerland. Topics include examples of companies like offshore drilling contractor Transocean and oil services company Weatherford International, the business incentive of low tax rates and secret records,...
- Mobile rig moors in 6,134 ft water depth.
Furlow, William // Offshore; Jul99, Vol. 59 Issue 7, p22
Reports on the record set by Transocean Marianas, which began working for Shell Co. Ltd., in drilling the Voltron test oil well in Green Canyon 854. Depth of the water wherein the record was made; Information on the next project of Transocean for Shell.
- 10 Growth Stocks to Avoid.
Toan Tran // Morningstar GrowthInvestor; Sep2006, Vol. 2 Issue 4, Special section p1
A list of 10 growth stocks to avoid is presented. First on the list is Photon Dynamics, whose gross margins have deteriorated as the product mix has shifted away from higher-margin test solutions to less-profitable repair equipment. This company is followed by Joy Global, OptionsXpress,...
- Would you buy it today?
Toan Tran // Dow Theory Forecasts; 11/19/2007, Vol. 63 Issue 47, p1
The article offers news briefs related to the U.S. stock market. ConocoPhillips Co. has been dropped from the Focus List, Buy List, and Long-Term Buy List. Disney Co. has posted $0.42 per-share earnings in the September 2007 quarter. Oil services stocks including Transocean, National Oilwell...
- Follow-Up on Monitored Stocks.
Toan Tran // Dow Theory Forecasts; 12/3/2007, Vol. 63 Issue 49, p6
The article offers business related news briefs in the U.S. On November 26, 2007, mining company Tech Cominco Ltd. and exploration and development company NovaGold Resources Inc. announced that they were suspending their construction work. Moreover, several financial companies which were...
- Quarterly earnings.
Toan Tran // Dow Theory Forecasts; 2/23/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 8, p1
The article offers news briefs related to stock market trends and securities market in the U.S. Transocean Inc. posted profits of $3.69 per share, up 9% excluding special items in the December 2008 quarter. Oceaneering International Inc. earned $0.93 per share, up 15% and in line with Wall...
- Focus List picks in the news.
Toan Tran // Dow Theory Forecasts; 7/27/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 30, p1
The article offers news briefs related to business transactions and financial performance of several companies in June 2009. The per-share profits of International Business Machine Corp. increased by 18% while its revenue decreased by 13%. According to Biogen Idec Inc., it earned about 1.07...
- Thomson Financial Worldwide Mergers & Acquisitions.
Toan Tran // Mergers & Acquisitions Report; 7/30/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 30, p5
This section provides summaries of various mergers and acquisitions in the U.S. Transocean Inc. (TI) merges with Global SantaFe Corp. (GC) in a stock swap transaction amounting to $17.298 billion. Platinum Equity LLC acquires all the outstanding common stock of Ryerson Inc. (RI) in a $34.50 in...
- Spill Commission Spreads Blame Despite Citing Key BP Decisions.
RICKMAN, JOHNATHAN // Energy Daily; 1/7/2011, Issue 5, p3
The article focuses on a statement by the U.S. National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling that while most of the major operational decisions leading up to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill were made by BP PLC, Transocean and Halliburton were also to blame due to...