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  • Noble, GE partner on Digital Rig solution to improve operational productivity

    <p>Noble Corporation and GE have jointly announced a partnership to collaborate on an advanced data analytics system for offshore drilling rigs known as the Digital Rig solution. The Digital Rig solution aims to significantly improve the operational productivity of Noble's drilling rigs...</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.drillingcontractor.org/noble-ge-partner-digital-rig-solution-improve-operational-productivity-42331">Noble, GE partner on Digital Rig solution to improve operational productivity</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.drillingcontractor.org">Drilling Contractor</a>.</p>
  • Newfield’s oil well breaks record 24-hour peak, 20-day average oil production rates

    <p>Newfield Exploration Company&#8216;s new, industry-leading STACK (Oklahoma’s Sooner Trend oilfield, Anadarko Basin, and Canadian and Kingfisher counties) well recently achieved record oil production, according to the company&#8217;s recently disclosed results. Newfield has also raised expectations for its first quarter 2017 domestic production. The Burgess well (4,859 ft lateral length), located in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma and the heart of the company&#8217;s ...</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.drillingcontractor.org/newfields-oil-well-breaks-record-24-hour-peak-20-day-average-oil-production-rates-42328">Newfield&#8217;s oil well breaks record 24-hour peak, 20-day average oil production rates</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.drillingcontractor.org">Drilling Contractor</a>.</p>
  • First oil flows from the Flyndre field

    <p>Production has begun from the Maersk Oil-operated Flyndre field in the UK and Norwegian North Sea. First oil began to flow on 26 March, traveling 25 km via pipeline to the Repsol Sinopec-operated Clyde platform. Production from the Flyndre field is expected to peak at 10,000 barrels of oil per day, with the field expected ...</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.drillingcontractor.org/first-oil-flows-flyndre-field-42311">First oil flows from the Flyndre field</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.drillingcontractor.org">Drilling Contractor</a>.</p>
  • Maersk Drilling secures contract for jackup Maersk Gallant

    <p>Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract for the harsh environment jackup rig Mærsk Gallant, following a competitive tendering exercise by Nexen Petroleum UK Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of China National Offshore Oil Corporation Limited. The contract covers the drilling of the High-pressure, High-temperature (HPHT) exploration Glengorm well, in the UK sector of the ...</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.drillingcontractor.org/maersk-drilling-secures-contract-jackup-maersk-gallant-42306">Maersk Drilling secures contract for jackup Maersk Gallant</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.drillingcontractor.org">Drilling Contractor</a>.</p>
  • US onshore rig count up 355 from one year ago

    <p>The US onshore rig count climbed from 765 last week to 787 this week. This time last year, the US land rig count stood at 432. Of those 787 rigs, 652 are drilling for oil – up from 631 last week and 372 one year ago – while 155 are drilling for natural gas.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.drillingcontractor.org/us-rig-count-355-one-year-ago-42302">US onshore rig count up 355 from one year ago</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.drillingcontractor.org">Drilling Contractor</a>.</p>
  • New well control drills emphasize stakeholder integration, proactive risk detection

    <p>Well control drills are a critical component to ensuring that personnel onboard a drilling rig are prepared to respond in a timely manner if a well control event occurs. However, too often, operators, contractors and service companies manage well control risks and training in silos, said Terrance Sookdeo, Director of Process Safety and Contractor Management for Baker Hughes...</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.drillingcontractor.org/new-well-control-drills-emphasize-stakeholder-integration-proactive-risk-detection-42299">New well control drills emphasize stakeholder integration, proactive risk detection</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.drillingcontractor.org">Drilling Contractor</a>.</p>

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