Global Offshore Drilling Rigs Market 2017-2025: New Drilling Programs at Offshore Nigeria, Ghana, Angola, and Cote d'Ivoire will Drive the $190.25 Billion Industry - Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Mar 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Offshore Drilling Rigs Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2025" report to their offering.

The Global Offshore Drilling Rigs Market is poised to grow at a CAGR of around10.2% over the next decade to reach approximately $190.25 billion by 2025.

This industry report analyzes the market estimates and forecasts for all the given segments on global as well as regional levels presented in the research scope. The study provides historical market data for 2013, 2014 revenue estimations are presented for 2015 and forecasts from 2016 till 2025. The study focuses on market trends, leading players, supply chain trends, technological innovations, key developments, and future strategies.

The study presents detailed market analysis with inputs derived from industry professionals across the value chain. A special focus has been made on 23 countries such as U.S., Canada, Mexico, U.K., Germany, Spain, France, Italy, China, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, etc. The market data is gathered from extensive primary interviews and secondary research. The market size is calculated based on the revenue generated through sales from all the given segments and sub segments in the research scope.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Market Outline

2 Executive Summary

3 Market Overview
3.1 Current Trends
3.1.1 Semi submersible rigs utilization rate is likely to emerge as one of the most attractive markets
3.1.2 New drilling programs at offshore Nigeria, Ghana, Angola, and Cote d'Ivoire will drive the majority of the increases
3.1.3 Rig day rates are near or below operating costs for some rig types in few regions
3.1.4 Discoveries in the Arctic Region is leading to new development
3.2 Drivers
3.3 Constraints
3.4 Industry Attractiveness 

4 Offshore Drilling Rigs Market, By Application
4.1 Deep Water Rigs Deepwater Floaters Midwater Floaters
4.2 Shallow Water Rigs Commodity Jackup Rigs Premium Jackup Rigs
4.3 Ultra-Deep Water Rigs

5 Offshore Drilling Rigs Market, By Type
5.1 Drillships 
5.2 Jackup Rigs 
5.3 Semi-Submersible Rigs Active Mooring Passive Mooring Systems

6 Offshore Drilling Rigs Market, By Geography

7 Key Player Activities
7.1 Acquisitions & Mergers
7.2 Agreements, Partnerships, Collaborations and Joint Ventures
7.3 Product Launch & Expansions
7.4 Other Activities

8 Leading Companies

  • Aban Offshore
  • Atwood Oceanics
  • Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc.
  • Ensco PLC.
  • Fred. Olsen Energy ASA
  • Halliburton
  • Hercules Offshore
  • KCA Deutag
  • Maersk Drilling
  • Nabors Industries Ltd
  • PetrĂ³leo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras)
  • Noble Drilling
  • Rowan Companies
  • Scientific Drilling International (SDI)
  • Seadrill Limited
  • Transocean Ltd.
  • Weatherford International Ltd
  • Cameron International Corporation

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