HEALTH, SAFETY, ENVIRONMENT AND TRAINING ISSUES
|Offshore drilling environmental standards evolve|
|Bandera: Small contractor thinks big on safety, innovation|
|Caza Drilling’s training program pays off with safety|
|NW Europe HSE case is a template for practices|
|HSE & Training conference set for 4-5 Feb in Houston|
2003 SPE/IADC DRILLING CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS
|Drilling conference focuses on people and technology|
|Expandable screens expanding their applications|
|Bit technology solves challenging applications|
|HSE session focuses on management and environment|
|Solutions presented for deepwater challenges|
|Drilling and completion issues presented in field development session|
|Automatic driller, dual drawworks reduce costs|
|Second deepwater session focuses on interventions, 5th generation rigs|
|Drilling fluids technology means easier drilling|
|Geosciences examines seismic while drilling|
|New experience, tools drive underbalanced operations|
|Mature fields can still contain deeper reserves|
|Tubular technology means more efficient operations|
|Blowout, accumulator issues examined in well control session|
|Smart technology means more efficient operations|
|Recruitment, decision-making examined in conference|
|Operating in challenging areas will be presented|
|Proper cementing operations key to zonal isolation|
|Directional drilling technology reaching new areas|
|IADC Connection/Drilling Services|
|People, Companies and Products|
26 November 2014
The world is going to need one-third more oil between 2010 and 2040, with developing countries, such as China and India, accounting for a major portion in the increase in...
25 November 2014
"Big data" is taking on a new role in industry, where companies are combining the findings from geology and geophysics with new data collected from advanced technologies...
25 November 2014
Petrobras recently completed drilling the first appraisal well in the Libra area, the 3-BRSA-1255 (3-RJS-731), known as NW1. Located in the Northwest portion of the Libra block, in the pre-salt layer of the...
24 November 2014
Ensign Energy Services has signed contracts for two of its new ADR 1500S pad drill rigs for a major operator in the Montney area of northeast British Columbia...
21 November 2014
Statoil has decided to cancel the Stena Carron rig contract after fulfilling the work commitments in the Statoil-operated blocks 38 and 39 in the Kwanza basin offshore Angola...