SPE/IADC DRILLING CONFERENCE
|Drilling conference puts focus on “Back to Basics?”|
|Managed pressure drilling evolves with new technology and applications|
|Bit technology results in faster and cleaner wellbores|
|Rig automation increases increases drilling efficiency and safety|
|Reservoir targets reached with directional drilling|
|Tubulars session examines pipe fatigue and failure|
|People, planning and HSE examines the environment and safety|
|Drill bit design solves performance and drilling challenges|
|Field development focuses on reservoirs, HPHT issues|
|Expandable tubular technology enables casing repair|
|Mooring, risers, SBOP are examined in Deepwater I session|
|Completion session looks at window milling, perforating technology|
|Real time applications enhance downhole communications|
|Extended reach technology enable E&P of remote fields|
|Extending life, value are topics of mature fields|
|Proper cementing technique is key to zonal isolation|
|Deepwater II session examines performance, benchmarking|
|Testing, logging, coiled tubing is focus of Downhole Tools session|
|Drilling Fluids session looks at rock mechanics, differential sticking|
HEALTH, SAFETY, ENVIRONMENT AND TRAINING
|IADC Drilling HSE Europe 2005 set for 19-20 May in Esberg, Denmark|
|2005 IADC HSE&T Conference 8-9 Feb in Houston|
|Noble Drilling initiative eliminates manriding operations|
|Grey Wolf’s truck safety program reduces incidents, accidents|
|Winning hearts and mind of employees is key to safety|
|“Back to Basics” series kicks off with MWD technology|
|Latest in surface BOP technology, applications presented at conference|
|IADC offers strong conference schedule during 2005|
|People, Companies & Products|
24 April 2014
Baker Hughes and Aker Solutions have formed an alliance to develop technology for production solutions that will boost output, increase recovery rates and reduce costs for...
22 April 2014
Steven A. Manz will serve as Senior VP and CFO of Noble Corp’s spinoff company Paragon Offshore, a standard specification offshore drilling company, Noble announced today...
17 April 2014
Shell has made an exploration discovery offshore Malaysia in the Rosmari-1 well located 135 km offshore Malaysia in Block SK318. The well was drilled to a total depth of 2,123...
16 April 2014
Maersk Drilling has taken the delivery of its second drillship, Maersk Valiant from the Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) shipyard in Geoje-Si, South-Korea. Maersk Valiant has begun its voyage toward the...
16 April 2014
Ensco has ordered two high-specification jackups, ENSCO 140 and ENSCO 141, for delivery in mid-2016 from Lamprell’s shipyard in the United Arab Emirates. The rigs will also...