Archive | IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges

News Cuttings

Posted on 30 October 2013 in 2013, IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges, November/December

Further reflecting IADC’s commitment to champion better regulation and enhance operational integrity, Steve Kropla has been promoted to executive…

PrintFriendlyShare This

Comments (0)

IADC: Connecting the world’s drilling community

Posted on 30 October 2013 in 2013, Features, IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges, November/December

2013 has been an incredibly busy and productive year for IADC, and it is only the beginning. As our positive momentum propels us into 2014…

Comments (0)

14 November webinar to focus on accelerating ‘time to competence’

Posted on 30 October 2013 in Drilling It Safely, IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges, News

IADC will air a new webinar, “How to build a performance-ready engineer,” on 14 November. …

Comments (0)

2013 operational summary: New IADC is well under way

Posted on 29 October 2013 in 2013, Features, IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges, November/December

In 2013, the Operational Integrity Group devoted time and expertise to promoting the interests of IADC members by addressing and participating in…

Comments (0)

Setting industry standards

Posted on 29 October 2013 in 2013, Drilling It Safely, Features, IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges, November/December

The IADC Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs) project is nearing completion. With a database comprising core competencies for more than 70 rig-based positions, the IADC KSAs provide a tool for the industry to demonstrate their personnel’s qualifications…

Comments (0)

Transocean’s Loftis honored with IADC Exemplary Service Award

Posted on 03 October 2013 in IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges, News

Terry Loftis, a pioneer of the IADC Advanced Rig Technology (ART) Conference, was recognized with an IADC Exemplary Service Award for his contributions to the ART Drilling…

Comments (0)

IADC to develop KSAs for well-servicing positions

Posted on 11 September 2013 in Drilling It Safely, IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges, News

The IADC Well Servicing Committee kicked off a project to develop KSAs for the well servicing industry on 9 September. “Ensuring employees are…

Comments (0)

IADC ISP: 2012 LTI rate hits record low; 22 fatalities reported

Posted on 10 September 2013 in 2013, Drilling It Safely, IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges, September/October

The drilling industry’s worldwide lost-time incident (LTI) rate reached a record low of 0.26 in 2012, a 24% improvement over the 2011 rate of 0.34…

Comments (0)

Drilling Ahead: Taking competency, well control to new levels

Posted on 10 September 2013 in 2013, Departments, Drilling It Safely, IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges, September/October

It’s baaa-aack! Well control, that is. IADC began organizing well control conferences in 1990, and DC has for decades dedicated…

Comments (0)

IADC bolsters on-the-ground presence in Brazil, adds Offshore Division expertise

Posted on 10 September 2013 in 2013, IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges, September/October

As the leading authority in the drilling community, IADC has again expanded to ensure it is fully capable of advocating on behalf of member interests across the globe…

Comments (0)

FEATURED MICROSITES