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|
19 June 2013
Aberdeen-based Dolphin Drilling, one of the oldest and largest independent drilling contracting companies in the North Sea, unveiled its new 751-ft ultra deepwater rig...
14 June 2013
The UK oil and gas industry has achieved a 48% reduction in the number of reportable hydrocarbon releases over three years, the...
12 June 2013
Atwood Oceanics has been awarded a drilling services contract for the ultra-deepwater drillship Atwood Achiever by a subsidiary...
10 June 2013
Ensco has ordered an additional advanced-capability DP3 ultra-deepwater drillship based on the Samsung GF12000 hull design. The vessel, ENSCO DS-10, will be the eighth...
07 June 2013
Industry’s ongoing efforts to bring automation to the drilling sector will progress over time as a “natural alignment”...