|Is the water bluer on the other side of the Gulf?|
|2008 Likely to start soft but finish strong for US land drillers|
|Strong rig demand to keep northwest Europe bustle alive into next year|
|Exploration industry forecast to decline as field development appraisal drilling dominate|
Pacific Rim Drilling
|China reaches out of global drilling community for new technologies, new equipment, new reserves|
|Japan Drilling ready for major expansion with new jackup, semi upgrade, Qatar joint venture|
|Driller’s Method vs Wait and Weight Method: a comprehensive analysis|
|Well Control Specialists face new generation of challenges in HPHT, deepwater, personnel|
Managed Pressure Drilling & Underbalanced Operations
|Modified automated pressure-control technology offers smaller footprint for land MPD operations|
|Fluid Customization, equipment optimization enable UB drilling of high-H2S horizontal wells|
|Intelligent completions technology has come a long way since 1997|
|Circulation sub development brings prospect of totally clean completions closer to reality|
|Turbine technology innovations may enhance operator ability to tap deep reservoirs|
|From the President|
|2008 chairman speaks out|
|D&C Tech Digest|
|People, Companies and Products|
|Perspectives: Leon Robinson, Exxon (retired)|
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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