2006 IADC/SPE DRILLING CONFERENCE
|Annual event to tackle people, finance and planning|
|Drilling Fluids Technology I: Improved drilling fluids advance operations|
|Downhole Tools: Telemetry network enhances surface control|
|Drilling Management: Drilling lessons feed back into management|
|Case Histories: Innovative cementing meets increasing needs|
|Drilling Optimization and Bit Technology: As RSS tools evolve, so should bit designs|
|Deepwater Challenges: Challenges rise as exploration goes deeper|
|Drilling Fluids Technology II: Rheology steps into a new era of drilling|
|Tubulars: Friction forces key to preventing pipe buckling|
|Lessons Learned—Technology’s First Attempts: Industry continues to set world records|
|Cementing Technology and Zonal Isolation: ementing method enhances well killing|
|People, Planning and HSE: Companies think ahead on people, HSE|
|Deepwater Drilling: Looking deeper for deepwater solutions|
|Waste Management and Fluids: Efficiency grows in waste, fluid management|
|Well Control Technologies: Well methods put control in drillers’ hands|
|Directional Drilling: Directional drilling headed for improvements|
|Low Cost Innovations Technologies: To cut costs, industry & partners get creative|
|Underbalanced Operations and Managed-Pressure Drilling: Industry learns to get most out of UBD, MPD|
|Extended-Reach Drilling and Performance Metrics: Advances allow drillers to reach further|
HEALTH, SAFETY, ENVIRONMENT AND TRAINING
|Science, industry join hands to explore deep-sea wilderness|
|Sustaining HSE efforts—the Noble Way|
|Safety’s a passion—not just a seminar topic|
|Redefining environmental impact assessments|
GLOBAL MARKET OUTLOOK
|Looking into the GOM crystal ball for 2006|
|People, Companies and Products|
26 November 2014
The world is going to need one-third more oil between 2010 and 2040, with developing countries, such as China and India, accounting for a major portion in the increase in...
25 November 2014
"Big data" is taking on a new role in industry, where companies are combining the findings from geology and geophysics with new data collected from advanced technologies...
25 November 2014
Petrobras recently completed drilling the first appraisal well in the Libra area, the 3-BRSA-1255 (3-RJS-731), known as NW1. Located in the Northwest portion of the Libra block, in the pre-salt layer of the...
24 November 2014
Ensign Energy Services has signed contracts for two of its new ADR 1500S pad drill rigs for a major operator in the Montney area of northeast British Columbia...
21 November 2014
Statoil has decided to cancel the Stena Carron rig contract after fulfilling the work commitments in the Statoil-operated blocks 38 and 39 in the Kwanza basin offshore Angola...