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|
04 March 2015
Sperry Drilling, a Halliburton business line, has set field records with the Quasar Pulse Service, the only M/LWD service capable of operating in harsh environments up to 392°F...
03 March 2015
Kosmos Energy announced that the CB-1 exploration well located in the Cap Boujdour permit area offshore Western Sahara encountered hydrocarbons. The well penetrated...
02 March 2015
Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract from Eni Ghana Exploration and Production, an Eni subsidiary, for employment of the newbuild drillship Maersk Voyager...
02 March 2015
The trend among drilling contractors to install walking systems on rigs has solved a major logistical problem for operators on multiwell pads – negating the need for costly...
26 February 2015
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