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Drilling in really deep water is difficult, but not for obvious reasons...
Drilling in deepwater is a fairly complicated for a number of reasons. 1) You’re floating in the ocean while maintaining exact position over the well located over a mile and [...]
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Yes, that all adds up to the hydrostatic head at the bottom of the well, but adding to it would be the pressure needed to circulate that slurry up the sides of the wellbore.  
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This thing's a beast.
Here's a series of photos showing the three phase delivery of the massive semi-submersible floating production facility, Jack/St. Malo, approximately 280 miles south of New Orleans, Louisiana.
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It's a bad day when you're forced to sell your fleet of LNG carriers to pay off debt:  http://gcaptain.com/hyundai-merchant-marine-lng-carriers-sale-imm/

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Rolls-Royce's brand new UT 777 design, in cooperation with Island Offshore -  read about it here: 
http://gcaptain.com/rolls-royce-island-offshore-ut-777/
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Watch the AIS animation showing the collision between the Baltic Breeze car carrier and the Mar de Marin: 

http://gcaptain.com/ais-animation-shows-baltic-breeze-collision-with-mar-de-marin/
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Loss of containers from the Svendborg Maersk on Friday surpassed the entire number of containers lost globally, on average.
The containership Svendborg Maersk faced particularly nasty weather last week as she sailed through the Bay of Biscay on her way to Colombo, Sri Lanka resulting in disastrous consequences. Limping into the port of Malaga, Spain on Monday, 520 containers had been lost from the deck of the ship.
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Watch the video of the MV Luna getting ripped in half by huge breaking waves off France today:
 
http://gcaptain.com/watch-as-huge-waves-split-cargo-ship-in-half-video/
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ha. the show is pretty much over...Now it's just a straight forward salvage job.
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Rolls-Royce Expected to Make Offer to Buy Wärtsilä...

The latest: http://gcaptain.com/rolls-royce-wartsila-offer/
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