SPE/IADC DRILLING CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS
|Performance goals, communication aid well plan|
|Technologies address unique deepwater problems|
|Drilling depleted zones takes planning, special care|
|Use of underbalanced drilling technology expands|
|“Unconventional” technology aimed at cost savings|
|Advanced BHAs extend capability, boost efficiency|
|HPHT and ERD demand special materials, methods|
|Real time data management can improve decisions|
|Expandable tubing adds options onshore, offshore|
|Techniques help control shallow flow, isolate zones|
|Better bit performance will continue to cut costs|
|Severe conditions challenge tubular design and use|
HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES, PRACTICES
|Electronic format can streamline HSE information|
|BP Amoco’s Reiley: Safer rigs will get more work|
|OSHA ergonomics rule will be costly burdensome|
|Big E Drilling repowers two of its land rigs|
|Drilling Middle East shows role of drilling in region|
|2001 OTC: A high-impact program|
|People & Companies|
06 March 2015
BP has signed the final agreements of the West Nile Delta (WND) project to develop 5 trillion cu ft (TCF) of gas resources and 55 million bbl of condensates with an estimated investment of...
05 March 2015
Pacific Drilling has become the first drilling contractor to complete the requirements to receive a Center for Offshore Safety (COS) SEMS Certificate...
04 March 2015
Sperry Drilling, a Halliburton business line, has set field records with the Quasar Pulse Service, the only M/LWD service capable of operating in harsh environments up to 392°F...
03 March 2015
Kosmos Energy announced that the CB-1 exploration well located in the Cap Boujdour permit area offshore Western Sahara encountered hydrocarbons. The well penetrated...
02 March 2015
Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract from Eni Ghana Exploration and Production, an Eni subsidiary, for employment of the newbuild drillship Maersk Voyager...