read this over at Rigzone. http://www.rigzone.com/news/article.asp?hpf=1&a_id=113627
Skipping to the very last paragraph and the good stuff you will see this.
To supply the coming boom, Harp said, Hornbeck is moving to build 73 floating rigs. Massive new drill ships that can operate in environments that take days to reach from shore are also being considered as Hornbeck and its competitors prepare for the demand they see coming.
This is the first I’ve heard of this, anybody else seen anything? Maybe it’s a miss quote…