Blake International has purchased a 3000hp platform rig from Well Services LTD in Trinidad. Blake has renamed the rig the "Blake Rig 5" and it has a 1 year contract working for PEMEX with a contract value of $25,000,000.00. "This acquisition was essential for us to meet the market's demand for higher horsepower rigs", says Beau Blake, Vice President of Business Development.

The Blake Rig 5 is currently being shipped from Trinidad to Mexico where it will undergo minor refurbishments before beginning its contract with PEMEX.

Blake International owns and operates a fleet of 10 Platform Rigs in the US and Mexico. For more information please visit

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