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|
30 January 2015
Chevron and BP will collaborate with ConocoPhillips to explore and appraise 24 jointly-held offshore leases in the northwest portion of Keathley Canyon...
29 January 2015
PetroQuip Energy Services successfully implemented its revolutionary toe sleeve, BigFoot, in a recent horizontal completion for an independent operator...
27 January 2015
The sharp decline in oil prices over Q4 2014, which has continued in January, is already having a significant effect on drilling activity in the US, according...
27 January 2015
Hess Corp announced a 2015 capital and exploratory budget of $4.7 billion, a 16% reduction from its 2014 actual spend of $5.6 billion. Of this, $2.1 billion (45%) is budgeted for unconventional shale resources...
26 January 2015
The oil and gas industry is constantly looking to the future. Whether this comes in the form of pushing the limits of pressure...