1956-01-01

BLACK GOLD FROM THE BLUE SEA 560252

The purpose of this report is to acquaint the reader with some of the developments in offshore oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. A brief evolutionary resume is given. Some of the current problems in the design of mobile drilling units are presented, and a discussion of the economics of offshore exploration is put forth. References have been noted and summarized so that the interested reader may pursue the subject further.

SAE MOBILUS

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