|Tight rig supply keeps utilization near-full in North Sea market|
|Caspian Sea activities shift into high gear|
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Statoil project introduced underbalanced drilling to Norway
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|MPD project a success in deep depleted fractured carbonates|
|Dumping out the conventional ‘pump and dump’|
|New drilling method is based on closed-loop system, micro-flux control|
|Drilling with casing can save up to 30% rig time immediately|
|Horizontal UB well in Libya multiplies production|
HSE & TRAINING
|IADC statistics show industry reached record-low LTI in 2005|
|Joint Industry Program to assess hazards in pressure testing|
|Advanced drilling simulators can reduce crews’ learning curve|
|Decision center optimizes scarce resources, enable better decisions|
DRILLING ENGINEERING ASSOCIATION
|JIP tackles standardization for drilling software|
DRILLING AND COMPLETION INNOVATIONS
|OTC Spotlight on Technology Awards recognize oil & gas products|
|People, Companies and Products|
06 December 2013
Statoil, with co-venturer ExxonMobil, made its fifth discovery in Block 2 offshore Tanzania. The discovery of an additional 2 to 3 Tcf of natural gas in place in...
05 December 2013
National Oilwell Varco (NOV) has formed NOW Inc to serve as the independent, publicly traded distribution company for its proposed plan to spin off to its shareholders...
04 December 2013
Noble Energy has discovered oil at the Dantzler exploration well in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico (GOM) and natural gas at the Tamar Southwest (SW) exploration well...
27 November 2013
“If you want to go fast, go alone. But if you want to go far, go together.” Citing this African proverb at an IADC...
27 November 2013
An automated system from Halliburton aims to help the industry analyze rig activity to more precisely identify...