IADC PROGRAMS AND INITIATIVES
|Government Affairs monitors worldwide legislation|
|IADC takes care of business for nearly 65 years|
|IADC monitors offshore issues|
|IADC’s training, accreditation program is expanding|
|Onshore drilling interests are protected by IADC|
|DEA proposals include ERD tools, pre-installated conductors|
|2004 IADC Annual meeting focuses on the future|
DRILLING EQUIPMENT & TECHNOLOGY
|DEA Workshop featured the latest technologies|
|Rotary Steerable drilling system needs minimal well interaction|
|Rig automation aims for higher efficiency drilling operations|
|Labin jackup reconstruction results in virtually new rig|
|Drilling Equipment developed to promote safety and efficiency|
|Zirconia mud pump liners offer longer service life|
WELL CONTROL TECHNOLOGY
|Well Control Conference of the Americas set for 24-26 October|
|Proactive well control practices avert dangers|
|Wild Well Control implements new training courses|
UNDERBALANCED DRILLING OPERATIONS
|Underbalanced Technology Conference examines the discipline|
|Blending casing drilling and underbalance can eliminate casing stering|
|Weatherford presparres for underbalance drilling projects|
|Offshore Logistics Conference call for abstracts|
|Managed Pressure Drilling Conference set for 20-21 April 2005|
|Surface BOP Workshop features the latest of the technology|
|Offshore Logistics Conference call for Abstracts|
|People, Companies & Products|
18 August 2014
Repsol has recently run BlueDock connectors with elastomeric seals in Trinidad and Tobago. The operation took place in the Arima 2 well on a jackup platform...
15 August 2014
After more than 14 years with IADC and a career spanning 42 years, Joe Hurt, Vice President of IADC’s Onshore Division, will retire at the end of August. Mr Hurt began his career in 1974 with Noble Corp, working on land drilling rigs...
13 August 2014
OneSubsea, Helix Energy Solutions Group and Schlumberger have entered into a letter of intent to form an alliance to develop technologies and deliver...
12 August 2014
Noble Energy has signed a production-sharing contract (PSC) with Gabon government, covering Block F15 in the Gabon Coastal Basin. Under the terms...
12 August 2014
Drilling Technological Innovations (DTI) has been awarded a contract to provide motion compensation packages for the Tiger III and Tiger IV drillships...