DryShips Inc. is an owner of drybulk carriers and offshore support vessels that operate worldwide.
DryShips also owns approximately 40% of the outstanding shares of Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ:ORIG), an international drilling contractor. DryShips owns a fleet of 24 drybulk carriers, comprising 4 Capesize and 20 Panamax with a combined deadweight tonnage of approximately 2.3 million tons, and 6 offshore supply vessels, comprising 2 platform supply and 4 oil spill recovery vessels.
The company's executive offices are located in Amaroussion, Greece. DryShips' common stock is listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market where it trades under the symbol "DRYS".
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