2001 IADC LEADERSHIP
|Chairman Richards will have support of new officer slate|
|IADC Chair Richards’ optimism based on knowledge, experience|
GLOBAL DRILLING OUTLOOK
|White knuckle markets promise opportunity, risks|
|Head off the train wreck of US electricity demand|
|Meeting US gas demand will challenge contractors|
|48th Annual Reed-Hycalog Rig Census: Activity rebounds|
|Census analysis panel: There are challenges in an up market, too|
|Caspian is one of today’s most exciting frontiers|
WELL COMPLETION TECHNOLOGY
|New system reduces multilateral completion time|
|Completion system cuts development cost by 60%|
|Cemented is one of today’s most exciting frontiers|
WELL CONTROL TECHNIQUES
|Proven concepts compared for ultra deepwater seabed control|
|Task force offers unplanned disconnect guidelines|
|Viable drill pipe hardbanding strategies are outlined|
|Real e-business solutions can boost rig efficiency|
|People & Companies|
30 September 2014
Statoil and Shell were awarded the Timissit Permit License in the Illizi-Ghadames Basin onshore Algeria. The license is in southeastern Algeria and covers an area of 2,730 sq km...
29 September 2014
Rosneft successfully completed the drilling of the Universitetskaya-1 well in the Arctic – the northernmost well in the world, according to the company, and discovered oil at the East-Prinovozemelskiy-1 license area...
26 September 2014
Statoil has together with PL713 partners made a gas discovery in the Pingvin prospect in the Barents Sea. The discovery is a play opener in an unexplored frontier…
26 September 2014
Maersk Drilling’s fourth ultra-deepwater drillship was named Thursday morning in a ceremony at the Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) shipyard in Geoje-Si...
25 September 2014
Eni was the successful bidder of three new exploration licenses in Egypt as a result of the competitive 2013 EGPC and EGAS bid rounds. The new licenses will be formally awarded after the ratification...