Drilling

Technology , Drilling

Mitigating A High-pressure Interval Through A Collaborative DwL Approach

The combination of drilling-with-liner with MPD was successful in drilling a hazardous section of a North Sea well.

August 1, 2019

Technology , Drilling

MPD Reduces Rig Operating Days In The Bakken

A company increased drilling efficiency for long laterals using an integrated alternative drilling technique.

August 1, 2019

Exploration & Production , Drilling

New Tricks For An Old Giant

A discovery at Oseberg Vestflanken increases the field’s resource base while demonstrating importance of near-field exploration.

August 1, 2019

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Drilling , Digital Oilfield

Step Change In Operations Scheduling

Scheduling well delivery offers a strategic advantage.

July 29, 2019

IPO , Drilling

Borr Drilling Launches US IPO For NYSE Listing

Bermuda-based Borr Drilling launched an IPO in the U.S. of 5 million of its common shares on July 29 to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

July 29, 2019

Unconventional , Shale Plays , Technology , Drilling

Addressing The Drilling Challenges Of Midcontinent Chert

Application-specific bit and cutter designs improve performance in Woodford application.

July 28, 2019

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Technology , Drilling

Modular Shale Shaker Drives Performance Evolution

The ability to change from a single-deck to a multiple-deck unit in the field eliminates the need to change out the complete shaker system to gain increased capacity.

July 24, 2019

Drilling

Pacific Drilling Appoints James W. Harris As CFO

Pacific Drilling’s board of directors has appointed James W. Harris to serve as the company’s senior vice president and CFO on July 22.

July 23, 2019

Unconventional , Shale Plays , Drilling

Basic Energy Services Rig Drills 3.4-Mile Lateral In Permian Basin

Rig #1826, based in Big Spring, Texas, along with a bundled Basic high-spec ancillary equipment package successfully drilled out frac plugs over a total horizontal displacement of 17,935 ft (3.4 miles).

July 19, 2019

Drilling

Halliburton Introduces First 3-D Logging-While-Drilling Technology

New visualization enables precise geosteering and accurate well placement.

July 17, 2019