IADC: A GLOBAL VISION FOR SERVING THE DRILLING INDUSTRY
|IADC’s new strategic vision aims at enhancing member services|
OFFSHORE OUTLOOK AND TRENDS
|Gulf of Mexico: Operators still skeptical of oil-price prospects|
|USCG’s rewrite of OCS regs aim at putting rules in plain English, but key changes also lie within|
|Offsite services: A drilling contractor’s advantage|
|OTC2000 explores the changing face of the global offshore industry, emphasizes deepwater|
E-COMMERCE COMES TO THE OILFIELD
|IADC, Oilfield firms go live with e-commerce|
|Rowan’s Paul Kelly named 2000 Contractor of the Year|
|TotalFina to sponsor IADC World Drilling 2000, 5-6 June, Paris|
|Devil in the details on OSHA ergonomics proposal|
|Cesium formate fluid succeeds in North Sea HPHT field trials|
|Stabilizing boreholes while drilling reactive shales formations with silicate-base drilling fluids|
|People & Companies|
24 April 2014
Baker Hughes and Aker Solutions have formed an alliance to develop technology for production solutions that will boost output, increase recovery rates and reduce costs for...
22 April 2014
Steven A. Manz will serve as Senior VP and CFO of Noble Corp’s spinoff company Paragon Offshore, a standard specification offshore drilling company, Noble announced today...
17 April 2014
Shell has made an exploration discovery offshore Malaysia in the Rosmari-1 well located 135 km offshore Malaysia in Block SK318. The well was drilled to a total depth of 2,123...
16 April 2014
Maersk Drilling has taken the delivery of its second drillship, Maersk Valiant from the Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) shipyard in Geoje-Si, South-Korea. Maersk Valiant has begun its voyage toward the...
16 April 2014
Ensco has ordered two high-specification jackups, ENSCO 140 and ENSCO 141, for delivery in mid-2016 from Lamprell’s shipyard in the United Arab Emirates. The rigs will also...