Top deepwater drilling contractors by active rigs worldwide 2016

This statistic depicts the top ten deepwater drilling contractors by active rig fleet (and anticipated newbuild delivery within the next 12 months and idled rigs), as of July 1, 2016. Seadrill was ranked second with 20 active rigs, another rig with an expected delivery date within the next 12 months, as well as seven rigs laying idle.

Top deepwater drilling contractors by active and idle rigs worldwide as of July 2016*

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Release date

July 2016



Survey time period

as of July 1, 2016

Supplementary notes

* Top 10 drilling contractors / rig owners by active fleet & anticipated newbuild delivery next 12 months & idled rigs (as of 7/1/2016).

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