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12 lives saved in F5 tornado proves value of Cactus Drilling emergency plan

Posted on 14 February 2012 in Drilling It Safely, News

Creating the plan started by recognizing opportunities where an emergency could affect the company’s crews…

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Tap into emotions to deliver HSE message

Posted on 14 February 2012 in Drilling It Safely, News

Facts are important, but they don’t convey the emotional connection that can motivate people to change their behavior – a mind shift must occur…

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Indirect costs of incidents, fatalities make the financial case for better safety practices

Posted on 14 February 2012 in Drilling It Safely, News

An investment in time, effort and money goes a long way to prevent injuries and to protect the work force, while saving…

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In addition to competence and training, an optimal mindset leads to better results

Posted on 13 February 2012 in Drilling It Safely, News

The attributes of a peak performer can be divided into two parts – 30% skill set and 70% mindset…

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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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Petrobras makes discovery in Amazon’s Solimões Basin

Posted on 06 February 2012 in News

Petrobras has discovered a new oil and natural gas accumulation in the Solimões Basin in the state of Amazonas…

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Condition monitoring calls for drilling contractor, OEM collaboration

Posted on 31 January 2012 in Drilling Rigs & Automation, News

Evaluation and recertification programs for equipment and systems are plentiful, but offshore contractors are looking…

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