read the case and answer the questions 16

After reading the case, answer thses questions in your case write-up:

  1. Is the offshore drilling industry an attractive industry?
  2. Discuss Pacific Drilling’s strategy for entering and positioning itself in the offshore drilling industry. How successful has it been?
  3. What are the challenges facing Pacific Drilling as oil prices have started dropping in 2014? How should it compete over the next several years?

Case Write-ups should be around 5 pages (1000–1200 words) maximum, 10 point font, double-spaced. Please also use exhibits and charts as necessary to support your text answers.