The Purpose, Goals and Objectives of Drilling in Deepwater
The purpose of deepwater drilling projects is essentially no different from other drilling, i.e., to…
The Drilling Manual - 5th Edition
An Invaluable Reference for Members of the Drilling Industry, from Owner-Operators to Large Contract…
ASTM Tables Usage & Procedure of Calculations V. 1.0, 1.1, SuperASTM 4.0
TABLE 54A (Crude Oil). TABLE 54B (Products). TABLE 6A (Crude Oil). TABLE 6B (Products…
Procedure for Pulling the Drillstring from the Hole
Stop the rotary, pick up the kelly until the connection at the bottom of the kelly saver sub is abov…
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Drilling Fluid Challenges Relating to Wellbore Hydraulics
Drilling fluid (or “mud”) must accomplish or assist with many things at the bottom of a…
Tubular Handling Equipment
All general information about tubular handling equipment...
Special Problems in the Deepwater
As E&P companies moved into deeper water, they encountered geologic and environmental obstacles…
Types of Oil Rig and Drilling String Components
Drilling rigs like these bore or drill holes into the earth. Usually they drill to find oil or gas.…
9 Surprising Things Made With Oil
We all know about some of oil’s more popular uses. A lot of crude oil is converted into gasoli…
Most oil wells produce saltwater along with gas bubbling out of the oil. They are separated in a lon…