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

"THE RIG" -  Saudi Arabia Launches Offshore Platform Inspired Tourism & Entertainment Project

"THE RIG" - Saudi Arabia Launches Offshore Platform Inspired Tourism & Entertainment Project

Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund, the Public Investment Fund, announced on Saturday the launch of "THE RIG", which it said would be the world's first tourism destination on offshore platforms.The fund, the engine of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's economic transformation plans for Saudi Arabia, manages a portfolio worth $400 billion.

Noble Corp. Sends Force Majeure Notice to Shell over Drillship Damaged in Storm

Noble Corp. Sends Force Majeure Notice to Shell over Drillship Damaged in Storm

Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation has sent a force majeure notice to its client Shell over the Noble Globetrotter II drillship contract after the rig was damaged earlier this week in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico in severe weather during Hurricane Ida. The 2013-built ultra-deepwater drillship has a contract with Shell lasting until early September 2023 at a flexible day rate of at least

Noble Drillship Damaged by Hurricane Ida

Noble Drillship Damaged by Hurricane Ida

The U.S. Coast Guard said on Wednesday it is responding to a drillship that reportedly sustained damage as Hurricane Ida ripped through the Gulf of Mexico and into Louisiana as a Category 4 storm.The agency said it was notified during the storm that the ultra-deepwater drillship Noble Globetrotter II had been damaged

Man in Hamster-like Floating Wheel Washes Ashore in Florida after Failed Attempt to Reach New York

Man in Hamster-like Floating Wheel Washes Ashore in Florida after Failed Attempt to Reach New York

A  man in a hamster wheel-like vessel washed ashore near the Old Salt Park beach approach in Flagler County, Florida. He said he was on the way to New York. "[The vessel's] sole occupant was with the vessel and advised that he came to shore because he was missing some of his equipment," Flagler Sheriff's report from July 24 reads.

VIDEO: Jack-up Unit Tilts Off China. Four Missing

VIDEO: Jack-up Unit Tilts Off China. Four Missing

Four people fell into the sea and went missing after an offshore construction unit tilted off the coast of Huzhou City, China, CGTN, a Chinese state-backed news website, said Monday.According to CGTN, there were 65 people on board when the incident took place.CGTN said in a video tweeted on Monday that four people had been missing, with the rest of the crew rescued.

Transocean Sees Multiple Offshore Rig Deals Awarded, One Terminated in Q2

Transocean Sees Multiple Offshore Rig Deals Awarded, One Terminated in Q2

Offshore drilling contractor Transocean on Wednesday released its quarterly offshore drilling rig fleet status report, which shows one contract terminated in Norway, and several new deals secured Norway, U.S. Gulf, Brazil, Angola, Brunei, and, possibly, Myanmar. The rig owner's total backlog is now around $7.3 billion.

Saipem Charters Ultra-deepwater Drillship from Samsung Heavy Industries

Saipem Charters Ultra-deepwater Drillship from Samsung Heavy Industries

Italian oilfield services giant Saipem has chartered a newbuild drillship directly from South Korea's Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard.Saipem expects the drillship - named Samsung Santorini - to be delivered in November 2021, when the Italian firm will take the 7th generation rig on a two-year charter. No dayrate details have been shared.

Transocean, Jurong Shipyard Agree Delivery, Payment Delays for 8th Gen Drillship Duo

Transocean, Jurong Shipyard Agree Delivery, Payment Delays for 8th Gen Drillship Duo

Offshore drilling company Transocean has reached a deal with Singapore-based Jurong Shipyard - a Sembcorp Marine subsidiary - to delay the delivery of the ultra-deepwater drillships Deepwater Atlas and Deepwater Titan, originally ordered in 2014. As part of the agreement, Jurong Shipyard has agreed to accept deferred payment for both rigs, Transocean said.

Offshore Incident: Velesto's Jack-Up Rig Tilts, Submerges Off Sarawak, Malaysia

Offshore Incident: Velesto's Jack-Up Rig Tilts, Submerges Off Sarawak, Malaysia

A jack-up rig owned by Malaysian drilling contractor Velesto tilted and submerged at a location offshore Sarawak, Malaysia on Tuesday, the rig owner said."The Board of Directors of Velesto Energy Berhad [...] regrets to inform that an incident involving one of our rigs, Velesto Naga 7, occurred at the worksite due to rapid penetration into the formation on 3 May 2021, Monday

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.

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.