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MPD is a good well control tool, but questions remain

Posted on 21 April 2015 in Drilling It Safely, Innovating While Drilling, News

Experts agree that MPD offers better well control than conventional methods, but questions remain as to who is in charge and dealing with gas in the riser above the BOP…

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Kongsberg simulators selected to enhance training in Mexico

Posted on 20 April 2015 in Global and Regional Markets, Innovating While Drilling, News, The Offshore Frontier

FIDENA, on behalf of Mexico’s SCT has selected Kongsberg Maritime offshore simulators for the Marine Education Center in Ciudad del Carmen, Campeche…

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Weatherford launches new composite frac plug to reduce mill-out time

Posted on 01 April 2015 in Innovating While Drilling, News, Videos

Weatherford launched its TruFrac composite frac plug at the 2015 SPE/ICoTA Coiled Tubing and Well Intervention Conference in The Woodlands, Texas, on 24 March…

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Coiled tubing-conveyed monitoring system aims to maximize production, intervention success

Posted on 01 April 2015 in Innovating While Drilling, News, Videos

A new coiled-tubing service is providing a method for continuous, real-time monitoring of horizontal or highly deviated wells by installing fiber optics inside various sizes…

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Gravity-deployed carbon composite cable completes first commercial deployment offshore Norway

Posted on 27 March 2015 in Innovating While Drilling, News

Ziebel, a Stavanger-based provider of specialist well intervention services for the oil and gas industry, announced that its Z-Line gravity-deployed…

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Petronas’ INSTEP training institute plans improvements for integrated, experiential learning

Posted on 27 March 2015 in Innovating While Drilling, News

Institut Teknologi PETRONAS (INSTEP) takes realism seriously when it comes to experiential learning – seriously enough to be planning…

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BP, Maersk push innovative partnership model to produce Project 20K rig

Posted on 19 March 2015 in Innovating While Drilling, News

BP and Maersk Drilling continue to follow an integrated process to ensure the innovative design and smooth delivery of a new deepwater rig for the operator’s…

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New ultra-high temperature MWD, RSS make up 200˚C BHA

Posted on 18 March 2015 in Innovating While Drilling, News, Videos

Schlumberger released two new ultra-high temperature drilling technologies – the TeleScope ICE measurement-while-drilling (MWD) service and the PowerDrive ICE…

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Weatherford integrates CFS, MPD to improve wellbore pressure control

Posted on 18 March 2015 in Innovating While Drilling, News, Videos

While the drilling industry is increasing its uptake of managed pressure drilling (MPD), another technology – continuous flow systems (CFS)…

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BP Well Advisor aims to transform data to information, information to insight

Posted on 18 March 2015 in Drilling It Safely, Innovating While Drilling, News, The Offshore Frontier

While the digital age has spawned a world of nearly seamless information access for billions of people around the world, the drilling industry…

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