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  • Drilling Slop Treatment Contract

    Following award of a prestigious DBOOM contract in January 2015, Solids Control Services is nearing completion of the construction of a high capacity, fully automated offshore drilling slop tretament system. The PLC controlled unit is designed to de-weight / dewater all ranges of slop coming to shore from rigs in the North Sea. The system is equipped with automated pH adjustment, ...


    By Solids Control Services

  • Drilling into the Albermarle sound

    The bore into the Albemarle Sound was part of the Currituck County Mainland Water Treatment Plant Reverse Osmosis Expansion project. The concentrate water (or reject water) from the reverse osmosis process is brackish and must be discharged into a receiving water of similar quality. The County was forced to discharge the concentrate water at the mouth of the North River and Albemarle Sound, 21 ...


    By Universal HDD

  • Oilfield Services (Exploration and Evaluation, Drilling, Completion and Production Services) Industry

    “Oilfield Services Industry to 2017 - Technological Developments Expected to Propel Oilfield Investments by E&P Players”. The study, which is an offering from the company’s Energy Research Group, provides an in-depth analysis of the oilfield services industry worldwide and highlights the various concerns, shifting trends and major happenings in regions worldwide. The study, ...

  • Baker Hughes introduces new drill bits to drill faster and farther

    Baker Hughes announced today the commercial release of its line of Kymera™ XTreme (XT) hybrid drill bits, designed to help oil and gas operators lower their well construction costs through faster and more durable ...


    By Baker Hughes

  • Vantage Drilling Company Announces Agreement to Purchase Mandarin Drilling Corporation

    HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 07/07/10 -- Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage, or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: VTG.U) (NYSE Amex: VTG) (NYSE Amex: VTG.WS) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the remaining 55% ownership interest in Mandarin Drilling Corporation, a Marshall Islands corporation ("Mandarin"), from F3 Capital, an exempted company incorporated under the ...


    By Marketwire

  • Vantage Drilling Company Announces Closing of Offerings and Acquisition of Mandarin Drilling Corporation

    HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 08/02/10 -- Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage" or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: VTG.U) (NYSE Amex: VTG) (NYSE Amex: VTG.WS) announced today the closing of the previously announced concurrent offerings by Offshore Group Investment Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Vantage (the "Issuer"), of $1.0 billion aggregate principal amount of 11½% Senior Secured First Lien ...


    By Marketwire

  • Future of the Offshore Drilling Industry to 2015

    The Future of the Offshore Drilling Industry to 2015 - Market Analysis, Capital Spend and Competitive Landscape This report provides an in-depth analysis of the offshore drilling industry and highlights the various concerns, shifting trends and emerging regions in the global offshore drilling industry. The report provides forecasts on the offshore drilling expenditure to 2015. The report ...


  • Vermeer D40x55 S3 Drill Offers Increased Drilling Force, Speed and Versatility

    The Vermeer D40x55 S3 Navigator® horizontal directional drill (HDD) adds more punch and drilling force over its predecessor — the D36x50 Series II Navigator HDD — to offer contractors premium performance, class-leading cycle times and flexible rod options. “Contractors considered the D36x50 Series II as one of the most versatile drills in the industry, and the D40x55 S3 is ...


    By Vermeer

  • Update: Vantage Drilling Company Announces Agreement to Purchase Mandarin Drilling Corporation

    HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 07/07/10 -- Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage, or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: VTG.U) (NYSE Amex: VTG) (NYSE Amex: VTG.WS) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the remaining 55% ownership interest in Mandarin Drilling Corporation, a Marshall Islands corporation ("Mandarin"), from F3 Capital, an exempted company incorporated under the ...


    By Marketwire

  • Vermeer D24x40 S3 Drill Offers More Drilling Power, Speed and Reliability

    The Vermeer D24x40 Navigator® horizontal directional drill (HDD) set the industry standard in 1993, and with the introduction of the D24x40 S3 in 2015, there are even more reasons it’s the choice to meet contractors’ right-size, right-power ...


    By Vermeer

  • IET Now Offers Florida Licensed Drilling and Remediation Services

    Innovative Environmental Technologies now offers Florida Licensed Environmental Drilling and Remediation Services – adding to our office network, bringing IET’s services from Florida to Massachusetts and west to the Mississippi. With six offices, strategically located, IET currently offers environmental solutions to 26 states. AboutInnovative Environmental Technologies ...

  • IET announces formation of drilling division, providing services to the mid-atlantic states

    Effective June 13th, 2011, Innovative Environmental Technologies, Inc. (IET) is proud to announce the formation of our environmental drilling division. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – ...

  • The Global Offshore Drilling Services Market to $121.1 billion by 2018

    The growing demand for energy coupled with increasing investment in offshore exploration activities will drive the global offshore drilling services market to $121.1 billion by 2018, growing at a CAGR of 10.6% from 2013 to 2018. Asia-Pacific, with its thriving economies and rapidly increasing energy consumption, is expected to experience the highest revenue growth during the next five years. The ...

  • Drilling Waste Management Industry - Trends &2018 Forecasts

    ReportsnRerports.com adds "Drilling Waste Management Market by Services (Solids Control services, Containment & Handling, and Treatment & Disposal), Applications (Onshore & Offshore) and Geography-Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018" new market research report to its store. Waste management technology is a critical constituent of successful drilling and production ...


  • Cleaning of thread lubricant from drill pipes

    Inland Technology Incorporated's Houston sales engineers have discovered a new use for an old product. Designed as a replacement for Freon 113, for the cleaning of electronic components, Iso PrepTM has been used for years for that purpose. In fact, its most visible use has been for the demanding cleaning applications involving the U.S. Navy's phased array radars associated with the U.S. Navy's ...


    By Inland Technology

  • Sinorock is committed to quality self drilling anchor bolt

    Sinorock is the manufacturer of self drilling anchor bolt with high tolerances. We focus on short runs of constructional and commercial self drilling anchor bolt. When developing custom self drilling anchor bolt for ...


    By sinorock

  • Range Resources to pay $4M drilling waste fine

    Energy company Range Resources said Thursday it has agreed to pay a $4.15 million fine for environmental violations at a western Pennsylvania site that handled natural gas drilling waste. The penalty is the largest the state has ever imposed on the shale gas industry. Range, based in Fort Worth, Texas, said in a statement that it accepts the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection ...


    By Associated Press

  • Natural Gas Engines Replace Diesel On Drilling Rigs

    HOUSTON, April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With diesel prices remaining high, Antero Resources and Patterson-UTI Drilling were seeking a viable option to reduce fuel costs, a major expense when ...


  • Los Alamos Drills to Record-breaking Depths

    The EM-supported Environmental Programs at Los Alamos National Laboratory is pushing the limits of drilling technology with the use of a sonic drill rig to drill coreholes more than 1,100 feet deep in support of a chromium remediation project. The project is an initiative to remediate a chromium plume in the ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Arctic offshore drill company enters guilty pleas

    The company hired by Royal Dutch Shell PLC in 2012 to drill on petroleum leases in the Arctic Ocean pleaded guilty Friday to eight felony environmental and maritime crimes. Noble Drilling U.S. LLC, based in Sugarland, Texas, agreed to pay $12.2 million after pleading guilty to five counts of failing to maintain records on a drill ship that operated in the Chukchi Sea, one count of failing to ...


    By Associated Press

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