DryShips Inc. is an owner of drybulk carriers and offshore supply vessels that operate worldwide.
DryShips also has as an affiliate Ocean Rig, an offshore deepwater drilling services company, which owns and operates 13 offshore ultra deepwater drilling units, comprising of 2 ultra deepwater semisubmersible drilling rigs and 11 ultra deepwater drillships, 1 of which is scheduled to be delivered to Ocean Rig during 2017, 1 of which is scheduled to be delivered during 2018 and 1 of which is scheduled to be delivered during 2019.
DryShips owns a fleet of 26 drybulk carriers, comprising 4 Capesize, 20 Panamax and 2 Supramax with a combined deadweight tonnage of approximately 2.4 million tons, and 6 offshore supply vessels, comprising 2 Platform Supply and 4 Oil Spill Recovery, with a combined deadweight tonnage of approximately 8.4 thousand tons.
The company's executive offices are located in Amaroussion, Greece. DryShips has been listed in New York on the Nasdaq Exchange since February 2005 and trade under the symbol "DRYS"
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