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2012 IADC chairman Rabun challenges industry to raise the level of safety

Posted on 13 February 2012 in IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges, News

The industry has made strides in safety; nonetheless, there still is work to be done to continue that momentum to…

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World watches US shale revolution, but doubts exist on shale future in Asia

Posted on 09 February 2012 in Global and Regional Markets, News, Onshore Advances

While the world watches the revolution in US shale development that has reshaped the industry in North…

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Asian drilling-intensive projects named finalists for IPTC award

Posted on 09 February 2012 in Innovating While Drilling, News, Onshore Advances

Two landmark Asian development t projects with heavy drilling emphasis were recognized as finalists for the Excellence in Project Integration Award…

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UK official: Developing O&G industry in Middle East, North Africa will boost regional economies, global energy security

Posted on 08 February 2012 in Global and Regional Markets, News

Over the past year, the Middle East and North Africa experienced momentous change, and that is creating…

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Drilling & Completion Tech Digest

Posted on 01 February 2012 in 2012, Focused Microsites, January/February

Xtreme Drilling and Coil Services recently unveiled the XSR200, a land coiled-tubing well intervention unit…

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Drilling Ahead: Drilling smarter – It’s not your father’s oilfield

Posted on 01 February 2012 in 2012, Focused Microsites, January/February

It’s not your father’s oilfield. Necessity, celebrated mother of invention, demands that we drill smarter, work better.

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Drilling & Completion News

Posted on 01 February 2012 in 2012, Focused Microsites, January/February

Odfjell Drilling’s Deepsea Metro I commenced its drilling program in January for BG Groupin Tanzania. The contract with BG has a firm duration of 365 days…

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Perspectives: Shane Marchand, H&P – Industry is nothing without our people

Posted on 01 February 2012 in 2012, Focused Microsites, January/February

For someone who has wanted to be in the drilling business ever since he went to a rig christening in East Texas as a child, going to work for Helmerich & Payne in 1996…

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People, Companies & Products

Posted on 01 February 2012 in 2012, Focused Microsites, January/February

Walter H. Helmerich III, businessman, civic leader and philanthropist, passed away on 10 January. He joined H&P in 1950 and became president in 1960…

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News Cuttings

Posted on 01 February 2012 in 2012, IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges, January/February

IADC’s Mark Denkowski has been promoted to vice president of accreditation and certification programs. He joined IADC in April 2011 as managing director…

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