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|
06 December 2013
Statoil, with co-venturer ExxonMobil, made its fifth discovery in Block 2 offshore Tanzania. The discovery of an additional 2 to 3 Tcf of natural gas in place in...
05 December 2013
National Oilwell Varco (NOV) has formed NOW Inc to serve as the independent, publicly traded distribution company for its proposed plan to spin off to its shareholders...
04 December 2013
Noble Energy has discovered oil at the Dantzler exploration well in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico (GOM) and natural gas at the Tamar Southwest (SW) exploration well...
27 November 2013
“If you want to go fast, go alone. But if you want to go far, go together.” Citing this African proverb at an IADC...
27 November 2013
An automated system from Halliburton aims to help the industry analyze rig activity to more precisely identify...