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Technical Session 4 – Deepwater

Posted on 15 February 2013 in IADC/SPE Drilling Conference

Editor’s note: These abstracts have been edited for space and clarity. This program is current as of 15 January 2013. Additions, withdrawals and other changes to the conference program after this date may not be reflected. Click here for the most updated program. TECHNICAL SESSION 4: DEEPWATER SPE/IADC 163476 Thermal Modeling Reveals Hidden Conditions that […]

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Technical Session 5 – Downhole Tools

Posted on 14 February 2013 in IADC/SPE Drilling Conference

Editor’s note: These abstracts have been edited for space and clarity. This program is current as of 15 January 2013. Additions, withdrawals and other changes to the conference program after this date may not be reflected. Click here for the most updated program. TECHNICAL SESSION 5: DOWNHOLE TOOLS SPE/IADC 163416 The Evolution of Wired Drilling […]

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Transocean, Oceaneering ink deal on subsea BOP control systems

Posted on 14 February 2013 in Drilling Rigs & Automation, News, The Offshore Frontier

To comply with the recently issued API 53, a Transocean subsidiary has signed a contract with Oceaneering…

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Technical Session 6 – Performance Drilling

Posted on 13 February 2013 in IADC/SPE Drilling Conference

Editor’s note: These abstracts have been edited for space and clarity. This program is current as of 15 January 2013. Additions, withdrawals and other changes to the conference program after this date may not be reflected. Click here for the most updated program. TECHNICAL SESSION 6: PERFORMANCE DRILLING SPE/IADC 163548 A Brief History of the […]

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Featured webinar: What is “competence” and how can it help your organization?

Posted on 13 February 2013 in Drilling It Safely, News

Don’t miss this groundbreaking webinar on one of the hottest issues in our industry…

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Exclusive video: Overcoming the plateau in safety performance

Posted on 13 February 2013 in Drilling It Safely, News, Videos

More effective leadership will help the industry move beyond plateaued safety performance, Joe White, senior consultant for DuPont…

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Dickerson: Reporting is key to achieve zero-incident operations

Posted on 13 February 2013 in Drilling It Safely, News

ince 1979, the industry’s declining lost-time incidence (LTI) rate has reflected tremendous progress in safety, but at the same…

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IADC awards recognize work of Jackup Rig Committee, Mike Hoyle

Posted on 13 February 2013 in IADC: Global Leadership, Global Challenges, News, Videos

IADC presented awards to the Jackup Rig Committee and Mike Hoyle of GL Noble Denton at the 2013 IADC HSE and Training…

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Exclusive video: Competency isn’t just training or experience

Posted on 13 February 2013 in Drilling It Safely, News, Videos

Drilling Contractor associate editor Katherine Scott speaks with John Tustin, Petrofac operations director of competence…

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To be effective, leaders can’t just ‘wing’ offshore site visits

Posted on 13 February 2013 in News, The Offshore Frontier

A guidance document under development at the Center for Offshore Safety (COS) aims to to help office-based leadership make…

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