|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|
18 August 2014
Repsol has recently run BlueDock connectors with elastomeric seals in Trinidad and Tobago. The operation took place in the Arima 2 well on a jackup platform...
15 August 2014
After more than 14 years with IADC and a career spanning 42 years, Joe Hurt, Vice President of IADC’s Onshore Division, will retire at the end of August. Mr Hurt began his career in 1974 with Noble Corp, working on land drilling rigs...
13 August 2014
OneSubsea, Helix Energy Solutions Group and Schlumberger have entered into a letter of intent to form an alliance to develop technologies and deliver...
12 August 2014
Noble Energy has signed a production-sharing contract (PSC) with Gabon government, covering Block F15 in the Gabon Coastal Basin. Under the terms...
12 August 2014
Drilling Technological Innovations (DTI) has been awarded a contract to provide motion compensation packages for the Tiger III and Tiger IV drillships...