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|
18 August 2014
Repsol has recently run BlueDock connectors with elastomeric seals in Trinidad and Tobago. The operation took place in the Arima 2 well on a jackup platform...
15 August 2014
After more than 14 years with IADC and a career spanning 42 years, Joe Hurt, Vice President of IADC’s Onshore Division, will retire at the end of August. Mr Hurt began his career in 1974 with Noble Corp, working on land drilling rigs...
13 August 2014
OneSubsea, Helix Energy Solutions Group and Schlumberger have entered into a letter of intent to form an alliance to develop technologies and deliver...
12 August 2014
Noble Energy has signed a production-sharing contract (PSC) with Gabon government, covering Block F15 in the Gabon Coastal Basin. Under the terms...
12 August 2014
Drilling Technological Innovations (DTI) has been awarded a contract to provide motion compensation packages for the Tiger III and Tiger IV drillships...