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|
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...
26 February 2015
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