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Drilling Rig Advances 2012 Cover
December 2012


If one thought there isn’t anything new that drilling rig and equipment designers and manufacturers could bring to the industry, it’s time to think again. Equipment manufacturers and drilling contractors continue to develop new or enhanced rig designs and rig equipment to emphasize safety and environmental responsibility.




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  • Economic benefits of training simulators (December-2012)

    Author Tiina M. Komulainen, Ronny Sannerud, Bjarne Nordsteien and Havard Nordhus

    An electronic questionnaire sent to 250 simulator users in the Norwegian oil and gas industry revealed that operator effectiveness was improved by 31%. To make the simulator training even more successful, special attention has to be paid to simulator maintenance, education of new instructors and further development of training materials.

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