2003 ANNUAL MEETING HIGHLIGHTS
|IADC monitors regulations affecting offshore operations|
|Government Affairs monitors legislation|
|IADC works for onshore drilling industry interests|
|IADC expands its training and accreditation programs|
|The latest in drilling contract form revisions now available|
|2003 IADC Annual Meeting looks toward the future|
LATEST DRILLING EQUIPMENT AND TECHNOLOGY
|Saipem’s Rig Buggies move land rigs without dismantling|
|GlobalSantaFe’s new jackup provides maximum performance|
|Novel expandable bit provides significant drilling advantages|
|Reviewing active heave hoisting system for safety and performance|
|New Atwood Oceanics jackup relies on proven technology|
|Adding the human factor to rig anti-collision systems|
|Artificial buoyant seabed assists in deepwater E&P|
|Schlumberger provides alternatives to pilot wells|
|Drilling Engineering Association identifies potential JIPs|
|Zero spill technology ensures upstream HSE results|
|People, Companies and Products|
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
The Japanese word “hakuryu” means “white dragon.” In Asia, dragons are strongly associated with oceans. They also represent power and blessings...
16 February 2015
Transocean announced that Steven Newman and the Board of Directors have mutually agreed that he will step down as President and CEO, effective 16 February 2015...