OFFSHORE ACTIVITY, ISSUES AND TECHNOLOGY
|GOM dominates global offshore drilling resurgence|
|IADC’s WellCap leads well control training efforts|
|Management must be committed to…managing|
|First dual gradient drilling system set for field test|
|Eastern Gulf Sale 181 is important to US gas supply|
|Well complexity affects offshore HSE incident rate|
|“Flotel” converted to world-class deepwater semi|
|Lessons learned from deepwater well kick study|
|First dual-gradient-ready drilling riser is introduced|
DOWNHOLE FLUIDS TECHNOLOGY
|Synthetic drilling mud base fluids provide options|
|Cuttings dryer system exceeds EPA requirements|
|Drill cuttings initiative has begun its second phase|
|Ray Peterson is named 2001 Contractor of the Year|
|IADC Drilling Northern Deepwater 2001 views key issues, technology|
|People & Companies|
06 December 2013
Statoil, with co-venturer ExxonMobil, made its fifth discovery in Block 2 offshore Tanzania. The discovery of an additional 2 to 3 Tcf of natural gas in place in...
05 December 2013
National Oilwell Varco (NOV) has formed NOW Inc to serve as the independent, publicly traded distribution company for its proposed plan to spin off to its shareholders...
04 December 2013
Noble Energy has discovered oil at the Dantzler exploration well in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico (GOM) and natural gas at the Tamar Southwest (SW) exploration well...
27 November 2013
“If you want to go fast, go alone. But if you want to go far, go together.” Citing this African proverb at an IADC...
27 November 2013
An automated system from Halliburton aims to help the industry analyze rig activity to more precisely identify...