|Parker’s Sakhalin Island rig ready for drilling|
|Automated rig systems increase safety and efficiency|
|Industry building state-of-art land rigs|
|Casing Drilling is an effective alternative to traditional technique|
|Entering a new generation of rig communications|
|Making up pipe on deck for better efficiency|
|Smaller mud pump achieves near zero pulsation|
|High temperature shearing blind rams exceed API specs|
IADC ANNUAL MEETING
|Informative sessions promised at this year’s Annual Meeting|
|IADC government affairs keeps eye on initiatives|
|Onshore drillers’ interests championed|
|WellCAP, RIG PASS ensure proficiency|
|Underbalanced Operations Committee to develop standards|
|First IADC contract celebrates 50 years|
|IADC tends to worldwide offshore regulations|
|New publications added to IADC catalog|
MIDDLE EAST DRILLING
|Mideast rig activity is stable onshore, mixed offshore|
|Underbalanced drilling successful in Middle East wells|
|Extended reach wells-Beating the learning curve|
|People, Companies and Products|
06 March 2015
BP has signed the final agreements of the West Nile Delta (WND) project to develop 5 trillion cu ft (TCF) of gas resources and 55 million bbl of condensates with an estimated investment of...
05 March 2015
Pacific Drilling has become the first drilling contractor to complete the requirements to receive a Center for Offshore Safety (COS) SEMS Certificate...
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...