In his appointment, Bernie G. Wolford Jr. succeeds Marc Edwards, Diamond Offshore’s former chairman, president and CEO who retired from the company following its emergence from Chapter 11 bankruptcy last month.
Schlumberger and NOV have entered a partnership on May 10 to accelerate automated drilling solutions adoption by oil and gas operators and drilling contractors.
In connection with its emergence from Chapter 11, Diamond Offshore also announced that Marc Edwards has retired as chairman, president and CEO, effective immediately.
Seadrill Ltd. has secured a four year firm contract for the West Saturn drillship on April 27 with Equinor Brasil Energia Ltda for work on the Bacalhau field in Brazil.
New high-definition NMR LWD technology helps improve well placement in complex clastic and carbonate reservoirs.
In this case study, Gyrodata explains how a “first-of-its-kind” solid-state gyro-while-drilling system drove efficiency and wellbore placement improvements for an offshore oil and gas operator in the North Sea.
Tullow Oil Plc has begun a multiyear, multiwell drilling campaign offshore Ghana on April 6 with the commencement of drilling of the first well at the Jubilee Field yesterday.
The merger between Noble Corp. and Pacific Drilling is a step in the right direction for the deepwater rig industry, say analysts who expect more consolidation in the space.
After a year of historic lows for drilling activity, rig count is slowly climbing up, indicating an improved activity outlook for 2021. But will it be enough for overstacked drillers?