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|
01 August 2014
Fugro has developed and delivered a new fully integrated helideck monitoring system to Diamond Offshore’s Ocean Guardian in the North Sea. Severe...
31 July 2014
Eni has made a gas and condensates discovery in the Nyonie Deep exploration prospect in block D4, approximately 13 km offshore Gabon and 50 km from the capital city Libreville...
31 July 2014
Blue Ocean Technologies has set multiple records in subsea well intervention by intervening in, and subsequently plugging and abandoning, a production gas...
30 July 2014
Fugro has delivered a motion dataset from the BOP stack and lower riser of two deepwater wells in the Barents Sea using its DeepData pods. The DeepData pods...
28 July 2014
Scientific Drilling International (SDI) has completed the 500th MagTraC MWD Ranging project. MagTraC was introduced in 1998 to target challenging applications...