2003 IADC LEADERSHIP
|Diamond Offshore’s Lawrence R Dickerson elected 2003 IADC Chairman|
|IADC’s 2003 Chairman ready to meet the challenges|
GLOBAL DRILLING OUTLOOK
|More exploration access to land in the future?|
|Independent keep North American drilling activity afloat|
|Insurance costs are rising for the drilling industry|
|The outlook for 2003 is more positive, say analysts|
|BP’s rig of the future aims for safety, efficiency|
|Rotary steerable drilling means faster, smoother wellbores|
|IADC’s accreditation programs meet industry’s needs|
|New branches in tree technology means savings|
|Recognizing, managing and resolving well kicks is crucial|
|New jet cutter design gives improved capabilities|
|Jackup footprint, punch through studies underway|
|IADC Connection/Drilling Services|
|People, Companies and Products|
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25 November 2014
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25 November 2014
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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...