May/June 2023

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Carbon Capture and Storage
CCS shows great promise, but scaling up requires collaboration, investment
Some drilling contractors already looking at ways existing rigs can be repurposed to economically drill carbon injection wells, as well as contributing to production of natural gas-based blue hydrogen
By Stephen Whitfield, Associate Editor
Shale Drilling
Technical innovations bridge gaps as pace of shale drilling intensifies
Manufacturers working to address challenges around supply chain, equipment service life, casing running and corrosion inhibition
By Stephen Whitfield, Associate Editor
Offshore Technologies & Markets
Semisubmersibles vs jackups on Norwegian Continental Shelf: comparing the pros and cons
By Konstantin Puskarskij, Helge Talleraas, Bjarne Bertelsen, Ben Pomford, Michael Olsen, Kristian Engelbrecht Hansen, Per Frederiksen, Ida Maria Welhaven Winther, Adebowale Solarin and Robert Van Kuilenberg, Noble Corp
Buoyed landing string among upgrades allowing Chevron to use 15k rig to drill 20k well
By Stephen Whitfield, Associate Editor
Jackup offshore Malaysia deploys automation platform with 3rd-party, closed-loop apps
By Stephen Whitfield, Associate Editor
Coiled Tubing & Well Interventions
BP develops customized riserless light well intervention system to handle deepwater challenges
By Stephen Whitfield, Associate Editor
Abrasive cutting technique on coiled tubing helps recover stuck drill pipe, BHA in Colombian well
By Stephen Whitfield, Associate Editor
IADC Connection
2022 ISP report shows another rise in lost-time incidents, fatalities amid drilling market recovery
From the Chairman: We must embrace new employees, give them a sense of belonging
By Andy Hendricks, 2023 IADC Chairman
News Cuttings


Drilling Ahead: Shale revolution still revolutionizing, thanks to efficiency-minded drillers
By Linda Hsieh, Editor & Publisher
D&C News

D&C Tech Digest

News Briefs: Environmental, Social and Governance

Oil & Gas Markets

HSE&T Corner: Nabors adds scenario-based simulator exercises to training program for new drillers
By Stephen Whitfield, Associate Editor
People, Companies and Products


Perspectives: Sarah Kern, H&P – Engineering background opens doors to new opportunities in energy career
By Stephen Whitfield, Associate Editor
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