Engages in ocean transportation businesses and drilling oil wells
DryShips, Inc. engages in ocean transportation services for drybulk and petroleum cargoes.
The company operates its business through three segments: Drybulk and Offshore support.
The Drybulk segment provides drybulk commodities transportation services for the steel, electric utility, construction and agri-food industries, which consists transportation and handling of Drybulk cargoes through ownership and trading of vessels.
The Offshore Support segment consists of offshore support services to the global offshore energy industry through the operation of a diversified fleet of offshore support vessels.
The company was founded on September 9, 2004 and is headquartered in Athens, Greece.