RIG RUNNER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : RIG RUNNER
    • Operator : DIAMOND SERVICES CORP.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : MORGAN CITY
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 123
    • Full Load Capacity : 181 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 6
  • Size
    • Register length : 92 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 28 Feet
    • Overall Length : 92.2 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1975
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 565416

DIAMOND SERVICES CORP.

  • Area of Operation : INLAND WATERS AND GULF OF MEXICO FROM BROWNSVILLE, TX TO FLORIDA
  • Principal Commodity : EQUIPMENT / TOWING

JOHN AB

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

KRISTIN GRACE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LISA ANN

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MARY GRACE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MELISA

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MISS GRACIE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MISS JULIE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MR. D

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MR. MEL

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MR. STEPHEN

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

PAULA KAY

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

WALLACE GLENN

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LADY LA FON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. GLENN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. SCOTT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND JIM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HOR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MM II

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SF

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

One Dead, a Dozen Missing, Six Rescued After Lift Boat Capsizes off Louisiana

One Dead, a Dozen Missing, Six Rescued After Lift Boat Capsizes off Louisiana

One person has died, a dozen are missing and six others have been rescued after a commercial lift boat used to service oil rigs capsized in hurricane force winds south of Louisiana’s Port Fourchon, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Wednesday.Rescuers in Coast Guard cutters, aircraft and volunteer civilian boats were hunting for the dozen missing people in the Gulf of Mexico after the 129-foot

Samsung Heavy Ordered to Pay $411M to Stena Drilling in Canceled Offshore Rig Order Case

Samsung Heavy Ordered to Pay $411M to Stena Drilling in Canceled Offshore Rig Order Case

South Korean shipbuilding giant Samsung Heavy Industries must pay $411 million to offshore drilling contractor Stena Drilling, a London arbitration tribunal has ruled.The spat between the two companies began after Stena Drilling in 2017 terminated the order for the construction of the harsh environment semi-submersible drilling rig Stena Midmax.

Seadrill Seeks Bankruptcy Protection—Again

Seadrill Seeks Bankruptcy Protection—Again

Offshore drilling rig contractor Seadrill has filed for bankruptcy protection at a court in the U.S. state of Texas, it said on Wednesday, the second time in four years the company has entered into so-called Chapter 11 restructuring.The Oslo-listed group controlled by Norwegian-born billionaire John Fredriksen returned to court along with several subsidiaries after failing to win consent from

Windship Technology Unveils Emissions-free Ship Design

Windship Technology Unveils Emissions-free Ship Design

British company Windship Technology has unveiled a whole-ship solution to tackle CO2 emissions from ships, launching its emissions-free bulk carrier and tanker designs alongside an investment partnership with classification society DNV.Starting from a clean drawing board, Technical Director Simon Rogers and his design team developed and tested at the Wolfson Unit in Southampton the company’s

Valaris Drillship Goes Adrift off Scotland

Valaris Drillship Goes Adrift off Scotland

A Valaris drillship went adrift on Tuesday evening, breaking free from moorings near the port at Hunterston, North Ayrshire, Scotland.According to BBC, which was the first to report on the incident on Wednesday, "a major rescue operation has been ongoing overnight," when the 228 meters drillship, Valaris DS4, broke free and started drifting without power.

Keppel to Exit Offshore Rig Building Business

Keppel to Exit Offshore Rig Building Business

Singapore's Keppel Offshore & Marine, a company famous for its offshore rig construction, is set to undergo a major transformation, look for opportunities as a developer and integrator of offshore energy and infrastructure assets, and exit the offshore rig building business.The company will be restructured into three parts

Elon Musk's Firm Buys Two Offshore Rigs to Serve as Launchpads for SpaceX Rockets

Elon Musk's Firm Buys Two Offshore Rigs to Serve as Launchpads for SpaceX Rockets

Two offshore drilling rigs, previously used for oil and gas exploration beneath the seabed, could soon help with space exploration.Namely, according to multiple reports this week, a company linked to billionaire Elon Musk bought two deepwater semi-submersible drilling rigs last year, with plans - reportedly - to convert them into floating launch pads for Musk's SpaceX rockets.

Keppel O&M Scores $442M Vessel Order in Offshore Renewables Sector

Keppel O&M Scores $442M Vessel Order in Offshore Renewables Sector

Singapore's Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) said Friday it had secured a contract valued at approximately S$600 million (USD 442 million) in the offshore renewable energy industry.Sharing the news on Friday, Keppel gave little details on the client and the type of order. It said that the contract was with "an energy company" for the engineering, procurement

Storms Marco and Laura Shut 82% of Gulf of Mexico Oil Production

Storms Marco and Laura Shut 82% of Gulf of Mexico Oil Production

U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil companies shut around 82 percent of oil production on Monday and evacuated personnel bracing for the impact of two tropical storms Marco and Laura.From operator reports, the U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement said Monday that approximately 82.4 percent of oil production and 56.92 percent of the natural gas production in the Gulf of Mexico had been shut-in.

Maersk Drilling to Mothball Several Rigs, Reduce North Sea Headcount

Maersk Drilling to Mothball Several Rigs, Reduce North Sea Headcount

Danish offshore drilling contractor Maersk Drilling is set to mothball several offshore drilling rigs, and as a consequence, reduce the number of offshore workers, citing low oil prices and the impact of COVID-19 pandemic as the reason."The COVID-19 pandemic and the lower oil price environment are impacting offshore drilling activity.

Keppel Delivers New Jack-Up Drilling Rig to Borr Drilling

Keppel Delivers New Jack-Up Drilling Rig to Borr Drilling

Singapore-based offshore drilling rig builder Keppel Offshore & Marine has delivered a newbuild jack-up drilling rig to Norway's Borr Drilling.The rig, named Hild, was built to Keppel's KFELS Super B Class design. The Hild is the sixth jack-up that Keppel has delivered to Borr Drilling, out of the 11 that have been ordered.

Offshore Drilling: It’s Going to Get Worse Before It Gets Better

Offshore Drilling: It’s Going to Get Worse Before It Gets Better

The Offshore Rig Market – At $30 Oil Offshore Drillers May Be Out of OptionsCOVID-19 and low oil prices are already having an impact on the offshore rig market as contractors face crew and logistical challenges and E&Ps attempt to prioritize drilling campaigns.Contract scrutiny has already led to a few contract cancellations and the first claims of force majeure.