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|
05 March 2015
Pacific Drilling has become the first drilling contractor to complete the requirements to receive a Center for Offshore Safety (COS) SEMS Certificate...
04 March 2015
Sperry Drilling, a Halliburton business line, has set field records with the Quasar Pulse Service, the only M/LWD service capable of operating in harsh environments up to 392°F...
03 March 2015
Kosmos Energy announced that the CB-1 exploration well located in the Cap Boujdour permit area offshore Western Sahara encountered hydrocarbons. The well penetrated...
02 March 2015
Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract from Eni Ghana Exploration and Production, an Eni subsidiary, for employment of the newbuild drillship Maersk Voyager...
02 March 2015
The trend among drilling contractors to install walking systems on rigs has solved a major logistical problem for operators on multiwell pads – negating the need for costly...