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Hercules Offshore (HERO -4%) confirms a "well control incident" on jackup drilling rig Hercules...

Hercules Offshore (HERO -4%) confirms a "well control incident" on jackup drilling rig Hercules 265 in the Gulf of Mexico, and says efforts are ongoing with client Walter Oil & Gas “to mobilize the necessary resources to regain control.” All personnel on board have been evacuated. Global Hunter is out defending HERO, saying the incident is not a major spill concern.
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  • kenbutler
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    Wrong company, not WLT but rather Walter Oil & Gas Corporation.
    23 Jul 2013, 03:06 PM Reply Like
  • Jason Aycock
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    This item's been corrected -- it originally referred (incorrectly) to Walter Energy (WLT) rather than Walter Oil & Gas.
    23 Jul 2013, 04:07 PM Reply Like
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