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|
19 June 2013
Aberdeen-based Dolphin Drilling, one of the oldest and largest independent drilling contracting companies in the North Sea, unveiled its new 751-ft ultra deepwater rig...
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”...