OFFSHORE OPERATIONS & OUTLOOK
|Chevron working to partner with contractors|
|Noble looking further, thinking further|
|Diamond president: Overbuilding still years away|
|For now, market stays in balance|
|Petrobras’ aggressive E&P agenda results in sustainable self-suffiency|
|Sakhalin well provides valuable lessons|
|Mountain Drilling built around automation, safetY|
|Employee training a priority at Bronco Drilling|
|PACE rigs aim to shorten drilling cycle|
|Rapid Rig big on efficiency, small on size|
CONTRACTOR OF THE YEAR
|Mark Childers awarded for service, innovation|
|Quick Torque connector improves rig safety, TCP efficiency for operations|
|Characterizing early-state physical properties, mechanical behavior of cement designs|
|Sealant provides drilling in depleted sands|
MANAGED PRESSURE DRILLING & UNDERBALANCED OPERATIONS
|Blending MPD, casing drilling|
|Finding ways to improve UBD hole cleaning|
|Project seeks to qualify tubular connections|
INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF ENERGY CENTRES & MUSEUMS
|IADC leading effort to improve industry’s public image|
|People, Companies and Products|
26 November 2014
The world is going to need one-third more oil between 2010 and 2040, with developing countries, such as China and India, accounting for a major portion in the increase in...
25 November 2014
"Big data" is taking on a new role in industry, where companies are combining the findings from geology and geophysics with new data collected from advanced technologies...
25 November 2014
Petrobras recently completed drilling the first appraisal well in the Libra area, the 3-BRSA-1255 (3-RJS-731), known as NW1. Located in the Northwest portion of the Libra block, in the pre-salt layer of the...
24 November 2014
Ensign Energy Services has signed contracts for two of its new ADR 1500S pad drill rigs for a major operator in the Montney area of northeast British Columbia...
21 November 2014
Statoil has decided to cancel the Stena Carron rig contract after fulfilling the work commitments in the Statoil-operated blocks 38 and 39 in the Kwanza basin offshore Angola...