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IADC: GLOBAL LEADERSHIP FOR THE DRILLING INDUSTRY
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GLOBAL DRILLING OUTLOOK
|Operator outlook bullish in face of strong commodity prices|
|Nuclear, coal environmental faux pas, plus growing gas demand mean a bright future ahead? Well…|
|Reed-Hycalog census: US rig fleet shrinks for first time in 2 years|
|That’s no tornado, Toto — Just another spike in the rig count!|
|You’ve got rigs where?!? The Spears worldwide land rig census|
|IADC/Simmons survey finds wholesale decline in revenues, utilization|
|Is dance of consolidation over for drilling contractors?|
|Liner hanger systems reduce drill-up times in the Gulf of Mexico|
|Multilateral completions on the rise with Shell Expro|
|People & Companies|
22 August 2014
Ryan Directional Services, a division of Nabors, has selected Alcoa’s FarReach alloy drill pipe for its onshore horizontal-drilling applications…
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...