Hercules Offshore, Inc.

Case No. 16-11385


Case Background

On June 5, 2016 Hercules Offshore, Inc. and 13 affiliated debtors (collectively, the "Debtors") each filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.  The cases are pending before the Honorable Christopher S. Sontchi, and the Debtors are jointly administered under Case No. 16-11385.

Important Information & Dates

HERO Liquidating Trust - Reports and Updates

Significant Development Report – Result of Auction of GOM Assets [January 19, 2017]

Significant Development Report – Closing of Sale of Hercules 208 [January 19, 2017]

Significant Development Report – Troy Carson Departure [January 19, 2017]

Activity Report for December 2016 [January 19, 2017]

Significant Development Report - Closing of Sales of Hercules Triumph Hercules Resilience and GOM Assets [January 26, 2017]

Significant Development Report - Agreement to Sell Middle East Liftboats [February 13, 2017]

Significant Development Report - Agreement to Sell Hercules 260 [February 17, 2017]

Significant Development Report - First Distribution to Holders of the Wind Down Entity Interests [February 22, 2017]

HERO Liquidating Trust January 2017 Activity Report [February 27, 2017]

Significant Development Report - Closing Sale of Middle East Liftboats [March 3, 2017]

Significant Development Report - First Distribution to Holders of Lender Wind Down Claim [March 3, 2017]

Asset Valuation Summary as of December 2, 2016 [March 3, 2017]

HERO Liquidating Trust February 2017 Activity Report [March 24, 2017]

Significant Development Report - Second Distribution to Holders of Lender Wind Down Claim [April 4, 2017]

Significant Development Report - Closing of Sale of Hercules 260 [April 7, 2017]

Asset Valuation Summary as of 12-2-16 Revised 4-14-17 [April 14, 2017]

Important Tax Information for the HERO Liquidating Trust Beneficiaries [April 14, 2017]

Taxable Information 2016 [April 14, 2017]

HERO Liquidating Trust March 2017 Activity Report [April 26, 2017]

Significant Development Report - Third Distribution to Holders of Lender Wind Down Claim [May 10, 2017]

HERO Liquidating Trust April 2017 Activity Report [May 24, 2017]

HERO Liquidating Trust May 2017 Activity Report [June 21, 2017]

HERO Liquidating Trust June 2017 Activity Report [July 25, 2017]

HERO Liquidating Trust July 2017 Activity Report [August 28, 2017]

HERO Liquidating Trust August 2017 Activity Report [September 24, 2017]

Taxable Information 2016 (Revised September 26, 2017) [September 26, 2017]

Asset Valuation Summary as of December 2, 2016 (Revised September 26, 2017) [September 26, 2017]

HERO Liquidating Trust September 2017 Activity Report [October 30, 2017]

Significant Development Report - Sale of Material Assets [October 30, 2017]

Significant Development Report - Fourth Distribution to Holders of Lender Wind Down Claim [October 30, 2017]

HERO Liquidating Trust October 2017 Activity Report [November 26, 2017]

HERO Liquidating Trust November 2017 Activity Report [December 26, 2017]

HERO Liquidating Trust December 2017 Activity Report [January 25, 2018]

Significant Development Report - Closing of Sale of Hercules Bull Ray [February 16, 2018]

Significant Development Report - Agreement to Sell West Africa Vessels and Shore Based Assets [February 16, 2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust January 2018 Activity Report [February 28, 2018]

Significant Development Report - Closing of West Africa Assets [March 5, 2018]

Significant Development Report - Fifth Distribution to Holders of Lender Wind Down Claim [March 5, 2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust Estimated Taxable Information 2017 [March 13, 2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust February 2018 Activity Report [March 17, 2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust Annual Activity Report for the Period December 2, 2016 to December 31, 2017 [March 30, 2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust March 2018 Activity Report [April 21, 2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust April 2018 Activity Report [May 18, 2018]

Significant Development Report - Sixth Distribution to Holders of Lender Wind Down Claim, Departure of Directors and Appointment of Directors [June 11, 2018]

Hero Liquidating Trust Taxable Information 2017 (Revised June 26 2018) [June 26, 2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust May 2018 Activity Report [June 27, 2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust June 2018 Activity Report [July 24, 2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust July 2018 Activity Report [August 27,2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust August 2018 Activity Report [October 3, 2018]

Significant Development Report - Second Distribution to Holders of the Wind Down Entity Interests [October 3, 2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust September 2018 Activity Report [October 18, 2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust October 2018 Activity Report [November 27, 2018]

Significant Development Report - Third Distribution to Holders of the Wind Down Entity Interests [December 5, 2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust November 2018 Activity Report [December 21, 2018]

HERO Liquidating Trust December 2018 Activity Report [January 26, 2019]

HERO Liquidating Trust January 2019 Activity Report [February 12, 2019]

HERO Liquidating Trust February 2019 Activity Report [March 29, 2019]

HERO Liquidating Trust Estimated Taxable Information 2018 [April 23, 2019]

HERO Liquidating Trust March 2019 Activity Report [April 25, 2019]

HERO Liquidating Trust April 2019 Activity Report [May 23, 2019]

HERO Liquidating Trust May 2019 Activity Report [June 24, 2019]

HERO Liquidating Trust June 2019 Activity Report [July 29, 2019]

HERO Liquidating Trust July 2019 Activity Report [August 26, 2019]

Hero Liquidating Trust Taxable Information 2018 (Revised September 9, 2018) [September 9, 2019]

HERO Liquidating Trust August 2019 Activity Report [September 18, 2019]

HERO Liquidating Trust September 2019 Activity Report [October 23, 2019]

HERO Liquidating Trust October 2019 Activity Report [November 27, 2019]

HERO Liquidating Trust November 2019 Activity Report [December 23, 2019]

Significant Development Report - Transfer of Funds from Disputed Claims Reserve to Trust Fourth Distribution to Holders of the Wind Down Entity Interests [December 23, 2019]

HERO Liquidating Trust December 2019 Activity Report [January 22, 2020]

HERO Liquidating Trust January 2020 Activity Report [February 24, 2020]

Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals Ruling in Hercules 265 Litigation [February 27, 2020]

HERO Liquidating Trust February 2020 Activity Report [March 23, 2020]

HERO Liquidating Trust March 2020 Activity Report [April 25, 2020]

HERO Liquidating Trust April 2020 Activity Report [May 29, 2020]

HERO Liquidating Trust May 2020 Activity Report [June 29, 2020]

HERO Liquidating Trust June 2020 Activity Report [July 23, 2020]

HERO Liquidating Trust Taxable Information 2019 [August 20, 2020]

HERO Liquidating Trust July 2020 Activity Report [August 21, 2020]

Hearing on First Day Motions; Plan & Disclosure Statement

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on June 7, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. (ET) before the Honorable Kevin J. Carey, United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, 824 Market Street, 56th Floor, Courtroom 5, Wilmington, Delaware 19801. A final hearing on certain of the First Day Motions was held on July 14, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. (ET).

On June 6, 2016, the Debtors filed their Joint Prepackaged Chapter 11 Plan and the Disclosure Statement related thereto.  On November 15, 2016, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order confirming the Plan.  On December 2, 2016, the Effective Date of the Plan occurred, and the Plan was consummated.

Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions, the First Day Orders and all documents related to the Plan and Disclosure Statement:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders

Plan & Disclosure Statement

Limited Bar Date

The Bankruptcy Court has established July 12, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. (ET) as the Limited Bar Date for certain types of claims.  Only certain claimants are required to file a proof of claim, as set forth in more detail in the Bar Date Notice.

Click on "Submit a Claim" above to download the Bar Date Notice, a proof of claim form and for more information regarding filing a claim against the Debtors.


Dates

December 2 2016 Effective Date ___________ Notice of Occu... Add to Calendar
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June 5 2016 __
June 7 2016 11:30 AM (ET)
June 23 2016 9:00 AM
July 12 2016 5:00 PM (ET)
July 14 2016 10:00 AM (ET)
August 25 2016 11:00 AM (ET)
September 19 2016 1:30 PM (ET)
September 22 2016 10:00 AM (ET)
November 22 2016 1:00 PM (ET)
November 29 2016 1:00 PM (ET)
December 2 2016 __
January 2 2017 __
January 12 2017 10:00 AM (ET)
January 18 2017 10:00 AM (ET)
May 2 2017 1:00 PM (ET)
May 23 2018 10:30 AM (ET)
November 29 2018 1:00 PM (ET)

Parties

Debtors' Counsel

  • Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP

    1201 N. Market St., 16th Floor
    PO Box 1347
    Wilmington, DE   19899-1347
    http://www.mnat.com/
    Phone: 302.658.9200
    Fax: 302.658.3989

    Robert J. Dehney
    Eric D. Schwartz
    Matthew B. Harvey

  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

    One Bryant Park
    New York, NY   10036
    https://www.akingump.com/en/index.html
    Phone: 212.872.1000
    Fax: 212.872.1002

    Michael S. Stamer
    Philip C. Dublin
    David H. Botter

  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

    1333 New Hampshire Avenue, N.W.
    Washington, DC   20036
    https://www.akingump.com/en/index.html
    Phone: 202.887.4000
    Fax: 202.887.4288

    Kevin M. Eide

United States Trustee and Court Information

Debtors

Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 16-11385 Debtor Name Hercules Offshore, Inc. Petition Date June 05, 2016
Case Number 16-11386 Debtor Name Cliffs Drilling Company Petition Date June 06, 2016
Case Number 16-11387 Debtor Name Cliffs Drilling Trinidad L.L.C. Petition Date June 06, 2016
Case Number 16-11388 Debtor Name FDT LLC Petition Date June 06, 2016
Case Number 16-11389 Debtor Name FDT Holdings LLC Petition Date June 06, 2016
Case Number 16-11390 Debtor Name Hercules Drilling Company, LLC Petition Date June 06, 2016
Case Number 16-11391 Debtor Name Hercules Offshore Services LLC Petition Date June 06, 2016
Case Number 16-11392 Debtor Name Hercules Offshore Liftboat Company LLC Petition Date June 06, 2016
Case Number 16-11393 Debtor Name HERO Holdings, Inc. Petition Date June 06, 2016
Case Number 16-11394 Debtor Name SD Drilling LLC Petition Date June 06, 2016
Case Number 16-11395 Debtor Name THE Offshore Drilling Company Petition Date June 06, 2016
Case Number 16-11396 Debtor Name THE Onshore Drilling Company Petition Date June 06, 2016
Case Number 16-11397 Debtor Name TODCO Americas Inc. Petition Date June 06, 2016
Case Number 16-11398 Debtor Name TODCO International Inc. Petition Date June 06, 2016