Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc.
Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. is a global offshore oil and gas drilling contractor. It provides contract drilling services to the energy industries with different types of offshore drilling rigs. The company's diverse fleet consists of semisubmersibles, jack-ups and drillship. It offers a broad range of services in various markets, including the deepwater, harsh environment, conventional semisubmersible and jack-up markets. It depends on the level of activity in offshore oil and gas exploration, development and production in markets worldwide. Worldwide demand for oil and gas, oil and gas prices, market expectations of potential changes in these prices and a variety of political and economic factors significantly affect this level of activity. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.