CATEGORIZED | News

IADC endorses IPTC 2011 in Bangkok

Posted on 25 January 2011

Join IADC at the 2011 International Petroleum Technology Conference! IADC is an endorsing organization for IPTC 2011, 15-17 November in Bangkok. This year’s event, the fifth edition, has the theme “Technology and Operational Excellence: Keys to Sustainable Global Energy.”

IPTC is led by three co-chairmen, Luechai Wongsirasawad, PTT Exploration and Production; Saif Hamed Al Hinai, Petroleum Development Oman; and Ganesh Thakur, Chevron Energy Technology.

Consider submitting an abstract for this broad-ranging conference. The deadline for abstracts is 31 January.

Papers will cover more than 30 topics spanning all E&P practices. For drilling and completions, topics are:

• Optimisation of well planning and execution: mature field revitalisation strategies, well drilling construction and completion, intelligent well construction, multilateral wells, wellbore quality considerations, drilling system optimisation of hardware, equipment, rigs, tubulars, etc;

• Challenges in well construction and completion: HPHT, deepwater, extended-reach drilling, managed pressure drilling;

• Advancements in technology application: Completion diagnostics, well testing, intelligent completions, wellbore construction fluids.

The conference will also include papers on HSE, security, human resources and social responsibility, as well as on geoscience, production and other topics.

IPTC is organized by the Society of Petroleum Engineers and sponsored by SPE, the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers, and the Society of Exploration Geophysicists.

Leave a Reply

*

FEATURED MICROSITES


Recent Drilling News

  • 21 November 2014

    Statoil cancels Stena Carron rig contract offshore Angola

    Statoil has decided to cancel the Stena Carron rig contract after fulfilling the work commitments in the Statoil-operated blocks 38 and 39 in the Kwanza basin offshore Angola...

  • 19 November 2014

    Stepwise approach guides Statoil’s North American onshore path

    When Statoil entered the North American onshore industry in 2008, it was a non-operator in a joint venture (JV) with Chesapeake in one shale play. Since then, Norwegian-based…

  • 18 November 2014

    Stilley: Despite challenging outlook, opportunities are plenty in the long term

    Opportunities abound for the drilling industry even in an environment of high costs and falling oil prices, Randall D. Stilley, President & CEO of Paragon Offshore, said...

  • 18 November 2014

    In well control, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure

    It has been more than four years since Macondo, and the long-term effects of the oil spill are still being determined. “Oil is a natural substance that can be degraded...

  • 18 November 2014

    Plaisance: Well Control Institute evaluating priority topics

    The Well Control Institute (WCI) Board of Directors convened on 11 November in New Orleans. Moe Plaisance, who recently retired from Diamond Offshore Drilling, has...

  • Read more news