NORTH SEA: COSTS MUST BE LOWERED, SAFETY ENHANCED
|UKCS costs must be cut to remain competitive|
|Norway’s offshore sector faces a reorganization|
|Step change in safety is a top North Sea priority|
|LOGIC aims to double the value of UKCS wells|
|North Comorant sidetrack times are cut in half|
|Cuttings re-injection can solve disposal problems|
INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGY BOOSTS WELL EFFICIENCY, SAFETY
|Technology limits environmental impact of drilling|
|Anaconda drilling system nears commercial rollout|
|Training, control ensure success of offshore underbalanced drilling|
|Simulation can help optimize drilling and cut costs|
|Hedrick: Proposed ergonomics rules pose problems|
|People & Companies|
05 March 2015
Pacific Drilling has become the first drilling contractor to complete the requirements to receive a Center for Offshore Safety (COS) SEMS Certificate...
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...