Hercules Jackup Rig Ablaze in Gulf of Mexico

Hercules 265 blowout fire, Photo: U.S. Coast Guard Photo taken from approx. 6 miles away, July 24, 2013. Photo (c) ElCapitan/gCaptain By Rob Almeida / gCaptain Update: A gCaptain source confirms that the well platform and the derrick on the jack-up rig have been destroyed due to the fire. The jack-up rig itself however is […]