REGIONAL ACTIVITY OUTLOOK
|Northwest European offshore rig market softening|
|Caspian Sea shows promise and disappointment|
|Asia Pacific offshore region to remain balanced|
|IADC/SPE Asia Pacific Drilling Conference set for September|
2001 SAFETY WRAP-UP
|LTI rate increases for second consecutive year|
INNOVATIVE DRILLING TECHNIQUES
|Workshop will examine surface BOP operations from floater|
|Wired composite tubing reduces drilling risk|
|Slimhole rotary steerable drilling system now a reality|
|Underbalanced drilling startup procedures require planning, trainin|
|IADC Annual Meeting slated for 25-27 September in San Antonio|
|IADC UBO Committee develops guidelines, reports, 2003 conference|
|North Sea Chapter presents safety awards|
|People, Companies and Products|
01 August 2014
Fugro has developed and delivered a new fully integrated helideck monitoring system to Diamond Offshore’s Ocean Guardian in the North Sea. Severe...
31 July 2014
Eni has made a gas and condensates discovery in the Nyonie Deep exploration prospect in block D4, approximately 13 km offshore Gabon and 50 km from the capital city Libreville...
31 July 2014
Blue Ocean Technologies has set multiple records in subsea well intervention by intervening in, and subsequently plugging and abandoning, a production gas...
30 July 2014
Fugro has delivered a motion dataset from the BOP stack and lower riser of two deepwater wells in the Barents Sea using its DeepData pods. The DeepData pods...
28 July 2014
Scientific Drilling International (SDI) has completed the 500th MagTraC MWD Ranging project. MagTraC was introduced in 1998 to target challenging applications...