OFFSHORE OUTLOOK, RIGS, EQUIPMENT
|Offshore rig market could be on verge of recovery|
|Rowan Drilling jackup targeted for deep drilling|
|Transocean Sedco Forex sets deepwater records|
|Contractors ordering rigs on speculation|
|Surface BOP management and design guidelines|
|International governance of offshore activities|
|Rig integration of dual gradient drilling system|
DOWNHOLE FLUIDS FOR DEEPWATER
|New water-base drilling fluid makes mark in GOM|
|UBO committee performs gap analysis|
|UBO succeeds in low gravity Brazilian reservoirs|
|People, Companies and Products|
24 April 2014
Baker Hughes and Aker Solutions have formed an alliance to develop technology for production solutions that will boost output, increase recovery rates and reduce costs for...
22 April 2014
Steven A. Manz will serve as Senior VP and CFO of Noble Corp’s spinoff company Paragon Offshore, a standard specification offshore drilling company, Noble announced today...
17 April 2014
Shell has made an exploration discovery offshore Malaysia in the Rosmari-1 well located 135 km offshore Malaysia in Block SK318. The well was drilled to a total depth of 2,123...
16 April 2014
Maersk Drilling has taken the delivery of its second drillship, Maersk Valiant from the Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) shipyard in Geoje-Si, South-Korea. Maersk Valiant has begun its voyage toward the...
16 April 2014
Ensco has ordered two high-specification jackups, ENSCO 140 and ENSCO 141, for delivery in mid-2016 from Lamprell’s shipyard in the United Arab Emirates. The rigs will also...