|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)|
26 November 2014
The world is going to need one-third more oil between 2010 and 2040, with developing countries, such as China and India, accounting for a major portion in the increase in...
25 November 2014
"Big data" is taking on a new role in industry, where companies are combining the findings from geology and geophysics with new data collected from advanced technologies...
25 November 2014
Petrobras recently completed drilling the first appraisal well in the Libra area, the 3-BRSA-1255 (3-RJS-731), known as NW1. Located in the Northwest portion of the Libra block, in the pre-salt layer of the...
24 November 2014
Ensign Energy Services has signed contracts for two of its new ADR 1500S pad drill rigs for a major operator in the Montney area of northeast British Columbia...
21 November 2014
Statoil has decided to cancel the Stena Carron rig contract after fulfilling the work commitments in the Statoil-operated blocks 38 and 39 in the Kwanza basin offshore Angola...