Transocean Ltd.    

 
NYSE: RIG

Address:

Turmstrasse 30

Zug, CH-6300

Switzerland

Phone:
41417490500

Company description

Transocean Ltd. is a provider of offshore contract drilling services for oil and gas wells. In November 2007, the company merged with GlobalSantaFe Corporation. In December 2008, Transocean Inc. became a direct, wholly-owned subsidiary of Transocean Ltd. and the company's place of incorporation changed from the Cayman Islands to Switzerland and the headquarters was relocated to Vernier, Switzerland. As of February 3, 2009, Transocean owned, had partial ownership interests in or operated 136 mobile offshore drilling units. The fleet consisted of 39 high-specification floaters (ultra-deepwater, deepwater and harsh environment semisubmersibles and drillships), 28 midwater floaters, 10 high-specification jack-ups, 55 standard jack-ups and four other rigs (two barge drilling rigs, a mobile offshore production unit and a coring drillship). In addition, the company had 10 ultra-deepwater floaters under construction or contracted for construction. The fleet was located in the Far East, U.K. North Sea, Middle East, U.S. Gulf of Mexico, Nigeria, India, Angola, Brazil, Norway, other West African countries, the Caspian Sea, Trinidad, Australia, the Mediterranean and Canada.

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News and information about Transocean Ltd.

Form 8-K: Transocean Files Current Report
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 16, 2018; 309 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 16 -- Transocean Ltd., Steinhausen, V8, files Form...DisclosureOn February 15, 2018, Transocean Ltd. announced today that an agreement...harsh environment semisubmersible Transocean Leader.More information can...
Australia : Phoenix Project Phoenix South Well Update
Mena Report; February 3, 2018; 549 words
...provide the following update on its upcoming Phoenix South-3 drilling program. Quadrant Energy (operator) contracted the Transocean Limited sixth generation GSF Development Driller-1 semi-submersible drilling rig (pictured below left) in 2017 to drill...
Australia : Phoenix Project - Phoenix South Well Update
Mena Report; February 3, 2018; 524 words
...provide the following update on its upcoming Phoenix South-3 drilling program. Quadrant Energy (operator) contracted the Transocean Limited sixth generation GSF Development Driller-1 semi-submersible drilling rig in 2017 to drill the Phoenix South...
Speedcast Reports John Truschinger as CIO
Entertainment Close-up; January 22, 2018; 448 words
...1981. He has 35 years' experience working in IT and supply chain, and most recently held the position of SVP and CIO for Transocean until 2015. Over the past two years Truschinger has worked as a private consultant, providing IT, executive coaching and...
Speedcast Adds Chief Information Officer
Internet Business News; January 19, 2018; 341 words
...1981. He has 35 years' experience working in IT and supply chain, and most recently held the position of SVP and CIO for Transocean until 2015. Speedcast International is the largest provider of remote communications and IT services in the world. Speedcast...
Speedcast Names John Truschinger as CIO
Travel & Leisure Close-Up; January 19, 2018; 450 words
...1981. He has 35 years' experience working in IT and supply chain, and most recently held the position of SVP and CIO for Transocean until 2015. Over the past two years Truschinger has worked as a private consultant, providing IT, executive coaching and...
Helix Names EVP and Chief Commercial Officer
Manufacturing Close-Up; January 5, 2018; 375 words
...of Technical Services and Supply Chain and Vice President of Marketing and Business Development. Wagner joined Atwood from Transocean, where he spent five years in various management positions with increasing responsibility, and prior to that, he worked...
United States : Helix Appoints Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer
Mena Report; January 5, 2018; 433 words
...Technical Services and Supply Chain and Vice President of Marketing and Business Development. Mr. Wagner joined Atwood from Transocean, where he spent five years in various management positions with increasing responsibility, and prior to that, he worked...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 213111 - Drilling Oil and Gas Wells


 

SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 1381 - Drilling Oil and Gas Wells industry report