CONTRACTOR OF THE YEAR
|Ray and Ann Brazzel named 2004 Contractor of the year|
|North Africa experiences steady E&P activity|
|Sakhalin Island, Caspian Sea experiencing strong E&P activity|
|LNG market could mean increased drilling|
|Texas is shifting from an oil to a natural gas state|
|DEA hears project updates, potential new JIPs|
|Axxis Drilling adds technology to its inland water drill barges|
|Crown DBL has fresh outlook on South Louisiana land drillin|
LIFTING AND MECHANICAL HANDLING
|Lifting and Mechanical Handling Conference set for 20-21 April|
|Industry meets the challenge of lifting incident|
|Intelligent well systems advance toward maturity|
|Intelligent wells can improve reservoir performance|
|Boon or bane: 10 years of multilateral completion|
|Real-time seismic now available from an LWD tool|
|Intellipipe moving closer to commercial reality|
|Statoil saves big with new Schlumberger rotary steerable system|
|Composite pipe offers advantage for short-radius drilling|
|People, Companies & 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...