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|
24 April 2014
Baker Hughes and Aker Solutions have formed an alliance to develop technology for production solutions that will boost output, increase recovery rates and reduce costs for...
22 April 2014
Steven A. Manz will serve as Senior VP and CFO of Noble Corp’s spinoff company Paragon Offshore, a standard specification offshore drilling company, Noble announced today...
17 April 2014
Shell has made an exploration discovery offshore Malaysia in the Rosmari-1 well located 135 km offshore Malaysia in Block SK318. The well was drilled to a total depth of 2,123...
16 April 2014
Maersk Drilling has taken the delivery of its second drillship, Maersk Valiant from the Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) shipyard in Geoje-Si, South-Korea. Maersk Valiant has begun its voyage toward the...
16 April 2014
Ensco has ordered two high-specification jackups, ENSCO 140 and ENSCO 141, for delivery in mid-2016 from Lamprell’s shipyard in the United Arab Emirates. The rigs will also...