THE GLOBAL DRILLING SAFETY LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE
|Pursuing a step change for Safety: An industry-driven global effort|
EUROPEAN DRILLING ACTIVITY
|North Sea contractors bracing for another tumble in utilization|
|Offshore industry scores victory in long battle over Working Time Directive|
|The Harding Derrick Inspection Guide: Defying gravity!|
|Safety improvement: A case study|
INNOVATIVE DRILLING TECHNIQUES
|A milestone in directional operations: Drilling 1,000 horizontal wells in Oman|
|IADC Underbalanced Operations Committee attacks fundamental issues|
|IADC: MMS plan to revamp OCS training a good idea — mostly!|
|Fully engineered foam-cementing process improves zonal isolation|
|China Offshore Oil Northern Drilling seeks expansion to global markets|
|People & Companies|
30 January 2015
Chevron and BP will collaborate with ConocoPhillips to explore and appraise 24 jointly-held offshore leases in the northwest portion of Keathley Canyon...
29 January 2015
PetroQuip Energy Services successfully implemented its revolutionary toe sleeve, BigFoot, in a recent horizontal completion for an independent operator...
27 January 2015
The sharp decline in oil prices over Q4 2014, which has continued in January, is already having a significant effect on drilling activity in the US, according...
27 January 2015
Hess Corp announced a 2015 capital and exploratory budget of $4.7 billion, a 16% reduction from its 2014 actual spend of $5.6 billion. Of this, $2.1 billion (45%) is budgeted for unconventional shale resources...
26 January 2015
The oil and gas industry is constantly looking to the future. Whether this comes in the form of pushing the limits of pressure...