New technology allows fluid sampling with sensor in LWD assembly

Posted on 07 May 2010 in News, OTC

Halliburton announced during a news conference at OTC on 3 May the successful completion of field tests for the company’s GeoTap IDS fluid identification…

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GustoMSC, Shell, Frontier await completion of newbuild drillships using surface BOP technology

Posted on 07 May 2010 in News, OTC

GustoMSC’s “Bully” series newbuild drillship designs integrating surface BOP and subsea BOP operations will come to fruition in mid-2010…

Session will update industry on surface BOP technology

Posted on 28 April 2010 in OTC

Surface BOP (SBOP) technology isn’t exactly new: it’s standard practice on jackup rigs drilling exploration wells…

MMS cancels SAFE Awards Luncheon

Posted on 28 April 2010 in OTC

The Department of the Interior’s Minerals Management Service (MMS) announced on 26 April that the 2010 Annual Industry SAFE Awards…

Topical luncheons provide a smorgasbord of information

Posted on 26 April 2010 in OTC

Attendees at OTC’s topical luncheons won’t go away hungry, literally or figuratively, as they will be faced with…

Breakfasts cover topics ranging from ocean renewable energy to business ethics

Posted on 26 April 2010 in OTC

OTC attendees have numerous options for breakfast programs this year…

Individual, companies to receive OTC Distinguished Achievement Awards

Posted on 22 April 2010 in OTC

Each year OTC recognizes individuals and companies that have made…

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Posted on 22 April 2010 in OTC, Uncategorized

MTU unveils new drilling package at OTC

Posted on 21 April 2010 in OTC

MTU Detroit Diesel’s new electric drilling package (EDP) will make its North American debut at the Offshore Technology Conference…

2010 OTC Spotlight on New Technology Award Winners

Posted on 19 April 2010 in OTC

This year, OTC recognized 13 technologies from 12 companies (two from Schlumberger) for their Spotlight on New Technology Award…

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