Blake International Rigs has begun mobilization of the Blake Rig 651 to a platform located in the US Gulf of Mexico, where it will assist in plug and abandonment activities on the facility.

“We are proud of the team for preparing the rig for this project on time, on budget and without incident. We look forward to executing this P&A program with the same success” says Beau Blake, President of Blake International Rigs.

The Blake Rig 651 is a 650 horsepower self-erecting platform rig suited for plug and abandonment, workover, and light drilling operations. Blake International Rigs, headquartered in Houma, LA, owns and operates a fleet of 10 platform rigs. For more information on Blake International, or the rig referenced above, visit

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