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|
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...