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|
30 January 2015
Chevron and BP will collaborate with ConocoPhillips to explore and appraise 24 jointly-held offshore leases in the northwest portion of Keathley Canyon...
29 January 2015
PetroQuip Energy Services successfully implemented its revolutionary toe sleeve, BigFoot, in a recent horizontal completion for an independent operator...
27 January 2015
The sharp decline in oil prices over Q4 2014, which has continued in January, is already having a significant effect on drilling activity in the US, according...
27 January 2015
Hess Corp announced a 2015 capital and exploratory budget of $4.7 billion, a 16% reduction from its 2014 actual spend of $5.6 billion. Of this, $2.1 billion (45%) is budgeted for unconventional shale resources...
26 January 2015
The oil and gas industry is constantly looking to the future. Whether this comes in the form of pushing the limits of pressure...