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 January 2015
Chevron and BP will collaborate with ConocoPhillips to explore and appraise 24 jointly-held offshore leases in the northwest portion of Keathley Canyon...
29 January 2015
PetroQuip Energy Services successfully implemented its revolutionary toe sleeve, BigFoot, in a recent horizontal completion for an independent operator...
27 January 2015
The sharp decline in oil prices over Q4 2014, which has continued in January, is already having a significant effect on drilling activity in the US, according...
27 January 2015
Hess Corp announced a 2015 capital and exploratory budget of $4.7 billion, a 16% reduction from its 2014 actual spend of $5.6 billion. Of this, $2.1 billion (45%) is budgeted for unconventional shale resources...
26 January 2015
The oil and gas industry is constantly looking to the future. Whether this comes in the form of pushing the limits of pressure...