OFFSHORE OUTLOOK, RIGS, EQUIPMENT
|Offshore rig market could be on verge of recovery|
|Rowan Drilling jackup targeted for deep drilling|
|Transocean Sedco Forex sets deepwater records|
|Contractors ordering rigs on speculation|
|Surface BOP management and design guidelines|
|International governance of offshore activities|
|Rig integration of dual gradient drilling system|
DOWNHOLE FLUIDS FOR DEEPWATER
|New water-base drilling fluid makes mark in GOM|
|UBO committee performs gap analysis|
|UBO succeeds in low gravity Brazilian reservoirs|
|People, Companies and Products|
18 August 2014
Repsol has recently run BlueDock connectors with elastomeric seals in Trinidad and Tobago. The operation took place in the Arima 2 well on a jackup platform...
15 August 2014
After more than 14 years with IADC and a career spanning 42 years, Joe Hurt, Vice President of IADC’s Onshore Division, will retire at the end of August. Mr Hurt began his career in 1974 with Noble Corp, working on land drilling rigs...
13 August 2014
OneSubsea, Helix Energy Solutions Group and Schlumberger have entered into a letter of intent to form an alliance to develop technologies and deliver...
12 August 2014
Noble Energy has signed a production-sharing contract (PSC) with Gabon government, covering Block F15 in the Gabon Coastal Basin. Under the terms...
12 August 2014
Drilling Technological Innovations (DTI) has been awarded a contract to provide motion compensation packages for the Tiger III and Tiger IV drillships...