DIAMOND OFFSHORE DRILLING, INC XBRL Taxonomy Presentation Networks

-Network: (00 - Document - Document and Company Information)
-Document and Company Information [Abstract] {ID1}
Entity Registrant Name {ID2}
Entity Central Index Key {ID3}
Document Type {ID4}
Document Period End Date {ID5}
Amendment Flag {ID6}
Amendment Description {ID7}
Current Fiscal Year End Date {ID8}
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer {ID9}
Entity Voluntary Filers {ID10}
Entity Current Reporting Status {ID11}
Entity Filer Category {ID12}
Entity Public Float {ID13}
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding {ID14}
-Network: (01 - Statement - Consolidated Balance Sheets)
-Balance Sheets [Abstract] {ID15}
-Statement [Table] {ID16}
-Statement [Line Items] {ID17}
-ASSETS {ID18}
-Current assets: {ID19}
Cash and cash equivalents {ID20}
Marketable securities {ID21}
Accounts receivable, net of provision for bad debts {ID22}
Prepaid expenses and other current assets {ID23}
Assets held for sale {ID24}
Total current assets {ID25}
Drilling and other property and equipment, net of accumulated depreciation {ID26}
Long-term receivable {ID27}
Other assets {ID28}
Total assets {ID29}
-LIABILITIES AND STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY {ID30}
-Current liabilities: {ID31}
Accounts payable {ID32}
Accrued liabilities {ID33}
Taxes payable {ID34}
Current portion of long-term debt {ID35}
Total current liabilities {ID36}
Long-term debt {ID37}
Deferred tax liability {ID38}
Other liabilities {ID39}
Total liabilities {ID40}
Commitments and contingencies {ID41}
-Stockholders' equity: {ID42}
Common stock (par value $0.01, 500,000,000 shares authorized, 143,920,598 shares issued and 139,003,798 shares outstanding at June 30, 2009 and 143,917,850 shares issued and 139,001,050 shares outstanding at December 31, 2008) {ID43}
Additional paid-in capital {ID44}
Retained earnings {ID45}
Accumulated other comprehensive income {ID46}
Treasury stock, at cost (4,916,800 shares at June 30, 2009 and December 31, 2008) {ID47}
Total stockholders' equity {ID48}
Total liabilities and stockholders' equity {ID49}
-Statement, Scenario [Axis] {ID50}
Scenario, Unspecified [Domain] {ID51}
-Class of Stock [Axis] {ID52}
Class of Stock [Domain] {ID53}
-Network: (011 - Statement - Consolidated Balance Sheets (Parenthetical))
-Balance Sheets (Parenthetical) [Abstract] {ID54}
-Statement [Table] {ID55}
-Statement [Line Items] {ID56}
Common stock, par value {ID57}
Common stock, shares authorized {ID58}
Common stock, shares issued {ID59}
Common stock, shares outstanding {ID60}
Treasury stock, shares {ID61}
-Statement, Scenario [Axis] {ID62}
Scenario, Unspecified [Domain] {ID63}
-Class of Stock [Axis] {ID64}
Class of Stock [Domain] {ID65}
-Network: (02 - Statement - Consolidated Statements of Operations)
-Statements of Operations [Abstract] {ID66}
-Statement [Table] {ID67}
-Statement [Line Items] {ID68}
-Revenues: {ID69}
Contract drilling {ID70}
Revenues related to reimbursable expenses {ID71}
Total revenues {ID72}
-Operating expenses: {ID73}
Contract drilling {ID74}
Reimbursable expenses {ID75}
Depreciation {ID76}
General and administrative {ID77}
Gain on disposition of assets {ID78}
Total operating expenses {ID79}
Operating income {ID80}
-Other income (expense): {ID81}
Interest income {ID82}
Interest expense {ID83}
Foreign currency transaction gain {ID84}
Other, net {ID85}
Income before income tax expense {ID86}
Income tax expense {ID87}
Net income {ID88}
-Income per share: {ID89}
Basic {ID90}
Diluted {ID91}
-Weighted-average shares outstanding: {ID92}
Shares of common stock {ID93}
Dilutive potential shares of common stock {ID94}
Total weighted-average shares outstanding {ID95}
-Statement, Scenario [Axis] {ID96}
Scenario, Unspecified [Domain] {ID97}
-Network: (03 - Statement - Consolidated Statements of Cash Flows)
-Statements of Cash Flows [Abstract] {ID98}
-Statement [Table] {ID99}
-Statement [Line Items] {ID100}
-Operating activities: {ID101}
Net income {ID102}
-Adjustments to reconcile net income to net cash provided by operating activities: {ID103}
Depreciation {ID104}
(Gain) on disposition of assets {ID105}
(Gain) loss on sale of marketable securities, net {ID106}
(Gain) on foreign currency forward exchange contracts {ID107}
Deferred tax provision {ID108}
Accretion of discounts on marketable securities {ID109}
Amortization/write-off of debt issuance costs {ID110}
Amortization of debt discounts {ID111}
Stock-based compensation expense {ID112}
Excess tax benefits from stock-based payment arrangements {ID113}
Deferred income, net {ID114}
Deferred expenses, net {ID115}
Long-term receivable {ID116}
Other items, net {ID117}
-Changes in operating assets and liabilities: {ID118}
Accounts receivable {ID119}
Prepaid expenses and other current assets {ID120}
Accounts payable and accrued liabilities {ID121}
Taxes payable {ID122}
Net cash provided by operating activities {ID123}
-Investing activities: {ID124}
Capital expenditures {ID125}
Rig acquisition {ID126}
Proceeds from disposition of assets, net of disposal costs {ID127}
Deposits received on sale of rig {ID128}
Proceeds from sale and maturities of marketable securities {ID129}
Purchases of marketable securities {ID130}
(Cost of) proceeds from settlement of foreign currency forward exchange contracts {ID131}
Net cash used in investing activities {ID132}
-Financing activities: {ID133}
Issuance of 5.875% senior unsecured notes {ID134}
Debt issuance costs and arrangement fees {ID135}
Payment of dividends {ID136}
Proceeds from stock plan exercises {ID137}
Excess tax benefits from stock-based payment arrangements {ID138}
Redemption of 1.5% debentures {ID139}
Net cash used in financing activities {ID140}
Net change in cash and cash equivalents {ID141}
Cash and cash equivalents, beginning of period {ID142}
Cash and cash equivalents, end of period {ID143}
-Statement, Scenario [Axis] {ID144}
Scenario, Unspecified [Domain] {ID145}
-Network: (0601 - Disclosure - General Information)
-General Information [Abstract] {ID146}
General Information {ID147}
-Network: (0602 - Disclosure - Earnings Per Share)
-Earnings Per Share Disclosure [Abstract] {ID148}
Earnings Per Share {ID149}
-Network: (0603 - Disclosure - Marketable Securities)
-Marketable Securities Disclosure [Abstract] {ID150}
Marketable Securities {ID151}
-Network: (0604 - Disclosure - Derivative Financial Instruments)
-Derivative Financial Instruments [Abstract] {ID152}
Derivative Financial Instruments {ID153}
-Network: (0605 - Disclosure - Financial Instruments and Fair Value Disclosures)
-Financial Instruments and Fair Value Disclosures [Abstract] {ID154}
Financial Instruments and Fair Value Disclosures {ID155}
-Network: (0606 - Disclosure - Prepaid Expenses and Other Current Assets)
-Prepaid Expenses and Other Current Assets [Abstract] {ID156}
Prepaid Expenses and Other Current Assets {ID157}
-Network: (0607 - Disclosure - Drilling and Other Property and Equipment)
-Drilling and Other Property and Equipment [Abstract] {ID158}
Drilling and Other Property and Equipment {ID159}
-Network: (0608 - Disclosure - Long term Receivable)
-Long Term Receivable [Abstract] {ID160}
Long-term Receivable {ID161}
-Network: (0609 - Disclosure - Accrued Liabilities)
-Accrued Liabilities Disclosure [Abstract] {ID162}
Accrued Liabilities {ID163}
-Network: (0610 - Disclosure - Long Term Debt)
-Long Term Debt Disclosure [Abstract] {ID164}
Long-Term Debt {ID165}
-Network: (0611 - Disclosure - Commitments and Contingencies)
-Commitments and Contingencies [Abstract] {ID166}
Commitments and Contingencies {ID167}
-Network: (0612 - Disclosure - Segments and Geographic Area Analysis)
-Segments and Geographic Area Analysis [Abstract] {ID168}
Segments and Geographic Area Analysis {ID169}
-Network: (0613 - Disclosure - Income Taxes)
-Income Taxes [Abstract] {ID170}
Income Taxes {ID171}