Hercules Offshore, Inc.

9 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2200,
Houston, Texas 77046
United States,
(713) 350-5100

Hercules Offshore, Inc. is a provider of offshore contract drilling, liftboat and inland barge services with operations in nine countries on four continents. Its fleet of jackup rigs is the fourth largest in the world and the largest in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, and it owns and operates the largest liftboat and inland barge drilling fleets in the world.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 5 - - - - - 5
vol $107M $107M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 3 - - - - - 3
vol $54M $54M

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Largest Liftboat Titan 2
$42M (2013-02-27)
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Largest Hercules Offshore - Domestic Liftboats
$54M (2013-06-24)

According to our data here at Mergr, Hercules Offshore has acquired 5 companies. It has also divested 3 assets.

Hercules Offshore’s largest acquisition to date was in 2013, when it acquired Liftboat Titan 2 for $42M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2013, when it sold Hercules Offshore - Domestic Liftboats to All Coast for $54M. Hercules Offshore has acquired in 2 different US states, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include energy services and equipment (100%).

When analyzing the energy services and equipment sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 206 energy services and equipment companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 11 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 1 has acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic energy services and equipment acquirer over the past 3 years is Shell Midstream Partners, with 5 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the energy services and equipment sector over the past 3 years is Tailwater Capital LLC with 7 platform acquisitions.

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