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|
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...