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|
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...