Increased drilling activity buoys OSV utilisation in Middle East

Rising jack-up drilling activity in the Middle East has increased offshore support vessel utilisation almost 15% since 2017, according to a leading ship broker and maritime and offshore research consultant.

Speaking ahead of ADIPEC in Abu Dhabi, Clarksons Research managing director Steve Gordon, said, “Offshore activity in the Middle East has been increasing, with 122 jack-up rigs now active and…

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