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|
04 March 2015
Sperry Drilling, a Halliburton business line, has set field records with the Quasar Pulse Service, the only M/LWD service capable of operating in harsh environments up to 392°F...
03 March 2015
Kosmos Energy announced that the CB-1 exploration well located in the Cap Boujdour permit area offshore Western Sahara encountered hydrocarbons. The well penetrated...
02 March 2015
Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract from Eni Ghana Exploration and Production, an Eni subsidiary, for employment of the newbuild drillship Maersk Voyager...
02 March 2015
The trend among drilling contractors to install walking systems on rigs has solved a major logistical problem for operators on multiwell pads – negating the need for costly...
26 February 2015
The Japanese word “hakuryu” means “white dragon.” In Asia, dragons are strongly associated with oceans. They also represent power and blessings...