derrick barge

derrick barge

[′der·ik ‚bärj]
(petroleum engineering)
A crane barge used in offshore drilling platform construction and suitable for work in rough seas.
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Other subsidiaries include Offshore Specialty Fabricators Inc (a derrick barge and offshore construction company), Offshore Express (a supply vessel company), PEPESA (a Peruvian offshore drilling company) and Offshore Seismic Surveys Inc (a seismic acquisition company currently operating in Peru).
The work is expected to be performed by the Derrick Barge 50 in 2007.
Summarizes the main means and floating scope of the activities of progressive modernization planning: - Pontoon anchor GA / s 1014, - Pontoon anchor GA / s 1023, - Derrick barge anchor in fixed GA / bi 205, - Self-propelled transport water GGS 1018, - Barge pollution GK / m 19, - Barge pollution GK / m 28, - Barge transport diesel GR / g 163, - Barge transport diesel GR / g 545, - Barge transport diesel GR / g 114, - Barge transport kerosene GRK 550, - Barge transport JP 5 GR / j 531.
The Arapaho, an 800-ton conventional derrick barge currently based in the U.
Ray also today provided an update associated with the drydock status of its derrick barge DB50.
Ray will then install the TLWP on the Papa Terra field using its Derrick Barge 50 deepwater construction vessel.
announced today that on August 17, 2004 it entered into an agreement to sell the Arapaho, a 800-ton conventional derrick barge currently based in the U.
Ray intends to use the remaining proceeds it obtained from last year's sale of the Derrick Barge 60 marine vessel to fund the purchase of properly tendered Notes.
OSFI), which is the Houma, Louisiana based fabrication and derrick barge arm of OIG.
The Company announced today it signed definitive agreements to construct a new-build 880-ton derrick barge to support its operations on the outer continental shelf.
Additionally, the company plans to mobilize a derrick barge to the well site and attempt to cap the well at the surface.
Next, our newly acquired heavy lift derrick barge, the Arapaho, when combined with our Southern Hercules derrick barge, increases our ability to secure substantial decommissioning projects.