|Evolving offshore drilling environmental standards|
|DEA adapts to the needs of the oil industry|
UNDERBALANCED DRILLING OPERATIONS
|Low risk, high reward drives underbalanced operations for PDO|
|UBO Committee completes HSE guidelines, developing API supplements|
|Durability, ROP are keys to advanced drilling methods|
|Acoustic logging tool collects shear data downhole|
|Horizontal oriented perforating stabilizes formation|
|World’s first TAML Level 6 intelligent completion|
|Noble Drilling implements recycling efforts on its Gulf of Mexico rigs|
|West Africa, sustainable development are OTC highlights|
|Spring Membership Conference in Washington, D.C.|
|IADC European HSE Conference set for 14-15 Oct in Aberdeen|
|Abstracts being accepted for Deepwater Drilling Conference in Brazil|
|IADC’s World Drilling 2003 will be in Vienna, Austria 25-26 June|
|People, Companies and Products|
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”...
05 June 2013
Julio Quintana, president and CEO for Tesco, speaks with Drilling Contractor associate editor Katherine Scott...