Special Marine Section
|A new Gulf of Mexico|
|Pemex must vie with tight global demand for semis|
|Design evolution of a subsea BOP|
|Latest newbuild technologies emphasize safety, performance|
|Industry gets ready for 2007 hurricanes as mooring JIP nears completion, API guide updated|
|GSF builds on successes of Development Driller semis|
|Offshore drillers poised to enter new era of drilling|
|Flotation of 10 3/4-in. liner used to reach beyond 10 km|
|IMO, EPA pose regulatory challenges for offshore|
|Outlook mixed as US land drillers face softening prices, stacked rigs, more newbuilds|
|US land outlook calls for modest growth, steady demand|
|Canadian drillers wait for strong ’08 as activities slow down for spring|
|Noise management practices enable drilling in densely populated areas|
|Advanced technology makes new use of age-old drilliing fluid agent|
|Synthetic-based fluid with constant rheology reduces downholes losses|
|Caesium formate brines used as workover suspension suspension fluids in HPHT field development|
|10 tips to improve drilling fluid performance from Baroid, M&D Industries|
|Well intervention system works the smart way|
|Lessons learned on sand control failure, workover in Magnolia deep waters|
|DEA joint industry projects investigate host of drilling challenges|
|International Forum of Energy Centres & Museums|
|D&C Tech Digest|
|People, Companies and Products|
14 June 2013
The UK oil and gas industry has achieved a 48% reduction in the number of reportable hydrocarbon releases over three years, the...
12 June 2013
Atwood Oceanics has been awarded a drilling services contract for the ultra-deepwater drillship Atwood Achiever by a subsidiary...
10 June 2013
Ensco has ordered an additional advanced-capability DP3 ultra-deepwater drillship based on the Samsung GF12000 hull design. The vessel, ENSCO DS-10, will be the eighth...
07 June 2013
Industry’s ongoing efforts to bring automation to the drilling sector will progress over time as a “natural alignment”...
05 June 2013
Julio Quintana, president and CEO for Tesco, speaks with Drilling Contractor associate editor Katherine Scott...