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|
14 June 2013
The UK oil and gas industry has achieved a 48% reduction in the number of reportable hydrocarbon releases over three years, the...
12 June 2013
Atwood Oceanics has been awarded a drilling services contract for the ultra-deepwater drillship Atwood Achiever by a subsidiary...
10 June 2013
Ensco has ordered an additional advanced-capability DP3 ultra-deepwater drillship based on the Samsung GF12000 hull design. The vessel, ENSCO DS-10, will be the eighth...
07 June 2013
Industry’s ongoing efforts to bring automation to the drilling sector will progress over time as a “natural alignment”...
05 June 2013
Julio Quintana, president and CEO for Tesco, speaks with Drilling Contractor associate editor Katherine Scott...