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NEW ORLEANS -- The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) is responding to a damaged unmanned platform in South Timbalier (ST) Block 27 in the Gulf of Mexico approximately 5 miles south of Port Fourchon, Louisiana, in 50 ft o ...
HOUSTON (Bloomberg) -- U.S. drillers idled rigs seeking oil for a seventh week as production hovers near a three-decade high, contributing to a global glut that’s kept oil prices below $50/bbl for more than two weeks. The oil rig count drop ...
HOUSTON (Bloomberg) -- Enterprise Product Partners LP is looking to sell a year’s supply of U.S. ultra-light oil to the global market, signaling another challenge for OPEC as it contends with the U.S. shale boom. ...
As the offshore drilling industry continues to move into more challenging environments, well control is becoming increasingly critical.
Often a regulatory requirement, contingency plans for an accidental subsea release or blowout require advanced engineering analysis to understand the potential magnitude and consequences, and the use of a containment system.
Injection pressures of proppant-laden slurry and proppant-free spacer, using a pulsing approach, were found to be significantly lower than those applied with conventional hydraulic fracturing treatments.
The year 2014 has been a period of not only great profitability for the global upstream industry but also a time of considerable volatility.
Deeper, faster, safer, cheaper—the demands on drilling rigs are huge, unrelenting and, sometimes, even contradictory.
With oil prices softening, the pressure to get more out of each well, and longer life out of every bit, will only increase.
This is the most comprehensive handbook in advanced drilling technology, guiding the petroleum engineer to mitigate risks, manage the reservoir effectively and recognize new opportunities.
This 2‐hour documentary is the most comprehensive video available about oil and gas drilling.
Numbers help to explain Saudi mindset on global production
U.S.: 9.057 MMbpd (November 2014)
World: 91.76 MMbpd (November 2014)
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