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Offshore Rig Utilization by Rig Type

Current Competitive Offshore Rig Utilization by Rig Type
Drill Barge 88.9%  (8/9)
Drillship 87.5%  (91/104)
Jackup 79.8%  (356/446)
Semisub 78.8%  (149/189)
Updated: 7/18/2014
Historical Competitive Offshore Rig Utilization by Rig Type
Below is the breakdown of rig utilization by rig types for each time period indicated. Utilization numbers are based on a snapshot rig count. Only competitive rigs are included.
Rig Type Current Month Ago 6 Months Ago 1 Year Ago
Drill Barge 88.9%  (8/9) 88.9%  (8/9) 80.0%  (8/10) 80.0%  (8/10)
Drillship 87.5%  (91/104) 83.5%  (86/103) 85.7%  (78/91) 84.5%  (71/84)
Inland Barge 0.0%  (0/1) 0.0%  (0/1) 0.0%  (0/1) 0.0%  (0/1)
Jackup 79.8%  (356/446) 77.8%  (344/442) 83.7%  (355/424) 87.6%  (353/403)
Semisub 78.8%  (149/189) 77.7%  (146/188) 84.0%  (158/188) 90.4%  (169/187)
Tender 67.6%  (23/34) 69.7%  (23/33) 74.2%  (23/31) 80.0%  (24/30)
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Historical Offshore Rig Utilization
The following graph provides rig utilization rates for the last 3 years based on the number days on contract for the competitive rigs of this type.
Upcoming Utilization Highlights
Jan: Jackup May: Semisubmersible Sept: Drillship
Feb: Semisubmersible Jun: Drillship Oct: Jackup
Mar: Drillship Jul: Jackup Nov: Semisubmersible
Apr: Jackup Aug: Semisubmersible Dec: Drillship

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