Washington, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 8-K

                                 CURRENT REPORT

                         Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
                     of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

        Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): August 30, 2002

                                 TRANSOCEAN INC.
             (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

          CAYMAN ISLANDS               333-75899            66-0587307

  (State or other jurisdiction of     (Commission      (I.R.S. Employer
   incorporation or organization)     File Number)     Identification No.)

                                4 GREENWAY PLAZA
                              HOUSTON, TEXAS 77046
              (Address of principal executive offices and zip code)

       Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (713) 232-7500


     In  accordance with Regulation FD, the information set forth below is being
furnished  in  connection  with  the  drilling  fleet  of  Transocean  Inc. (the
"Company").  The  information  in  Item 9 of this report is being furnished, not
filed.  Accordingly,  the  information  in  Item  9  of  this report will not be
incorporated  by  reference into any registration statement filed by the Company
under  the  Securities  Act  of 1933, as amended, unless specifically identified
therein  as  being  incorporated  therein  by  reference.

     Drilling  rig  status  and contract information, including contract dayrate
and  duration,  as  of  August 30, 2002 on the drilling fleet of the Company has
been  condensed  into  a  report  entitled  "Monthly  Fleet  Update" and will be
available  through  the company's website at  The report will
be  located  in the "Investor Relations / Financial Reports" section of the site
and  is  comprised  of  two  segments, "Monthly Fleet Update" and "Monthly Fleet
Update - Domestic Jackups and Barges."  You may subscribe to the free Transocean
Financial  Report Alert which will alert you to new Monthly Fleet Updates.  This
service  will  send you an automated email which will provide a link directly to
the  web  page containing the updated report.  You may subscribe to this service
at  the  "Investor  Relations  /  Email Alerts" section of the site by selecting
"Transocean  Financial  Report  Alert"  and  providing  your  email  address.

     The  statements  made  in  the Monthly Fleet Update that are not historical
facts  are  forward-looking  statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the
Securities  Act  of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Forward-looking statements made in the Monthly Fleet Update include, but are not
limited  to,  statements  involving  the estimated duration of client contracts,
contract  dayrate  amounts and future contract commencement dates and locations.
Such  statements  are  subject to numerous risks, uncertainties and assumptions,
including but not limited to, uncertainties relating to the level of activity in
offshore  and  U.S.  inland  marine  oil  and  gas  exploration and development,
exploration  success  by  producers, oil and gas prices, demand for offshore and
U.S.  inland  marine  rigs,  competition  and  market conditions in the contract
drilling industry, actions and approvals of third parties, the Company's ability
to  successfully  integrate  the operations of acquired businesses, newbuild rig
performance,  possible  cancellation  or  suspension  of drilling contracts as a
result of mechanical difficulties or performance, the Company's ability to enter
into and the terms of future contracts, the availability of qualified personnel,
labor  relations  and  the  outcome  of  negotiations  with  unions representing
workers,  operating  hazards,  political  and  other  uncertainties  inherent in
non-U.S. operations (including the risk of war and civil disturbance, seizure or
damage  of  equipment  and  exchange  and  currency fluctuations), the impact of
governmental  laws  and  regulations,  the adequacy of sources of liquidity, the
effect  of  litigation  and  contingencies and other factors described above and
discussed  in  the  Company's  Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2002 and
Form  10-K  for  the  year  ended  December  31, 2001 and in the Company's other
filings with the SEC, which are available free of charge on the SEC's website at  Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or
should  underlying  assumptions  prove  incorrect,  actual  results  may  vary
materially  from  those  indicated.  You  should  not  place  undue  reliance on
forward-looking  statements.  Each  forward-looking  statement speaks only as of
the date of the particular statement, and we undertake no obligation to publicly
update  or  revise  any  forward-looking  statements.


     Pursuant  to  the  requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the
registrant  has  duly  caused  this  report  to  be  signed on its behalf by the
undersigned  thereunto  duly  authorized.

                                             TRANSOCEAN  INC.

Date:  August  30,  2002                  By:    /s/  Eric  B.  Brown
                                        Name:  Eric  B.  Brown
                                       Title:  Senior  Vice  President, General
                                               Counsel  and  Corporate Secretary