Blake Completes Refurbishment of Blake 202

Blake Offshore, LLC

Blake Offshore, LLC has completed its total refurbishment of the Blake 202 and Blake 303. These two units are now available for drilling in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. Both rigs are Bethlehem mat slots and capable of drilling to depths of 20,000' and 25,000' respectively. The Blake 303 is the only 262' mat slot in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

Blake had completed the demobilization of the self elevating Mobile Offshore Production Unit "Mr. GUS II" from its Main Pass Block 163 location to Signal Shipyard in Pascagoula, MS. The Unit has been renamed Blake Unit 10 and is available for production use in the United States and International Arena.