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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

  • Underground Drilling Access: Consultation

    The government published a consultation on proposals to reform the procedure for securing underground access to oil or gas deposits and geothermal energy on the 23 May. This consultation will run for 12 weeks and close on 15 August. This consultation concerns two fledgling industries, shale gas and geothermal energy, which may hold significant potential for adding to the UK’s domestic ...

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Significance of Drilling Mud Solids Control

    It’s well know that solids content has influence on drilling process. Then, how to make the oil or gas drilling process better? The answer definitely is using solid control system to control the solid content. But what is the solids control? Let's have a look together. According to the different medium, mud is divided into water-based mud, oil-based ...


  • Structure and Applications of Drilling Mud Desander

    The desander is the two-level solids control equipment used for drilling fluids treatment. As one of the indispensable and important devices for stabilizing and regulating those technical indicators of the drilling fluids, the drilling mud desander has also been extensively used in the purification of the ...


  • Crosshair Commences Drilling at Juniper Ridge

    Crosshair Exploration & Mining Corp. (NYSE Amex: CXZ)(TSX: CXX) is pleased to announce that drilling has commenced at the Juniper Ridge Uranium Project in southwest Wyoming. The 2011 program will consist of 400 holes drilled to an average depth of 200 feet for a total of 80,000 feet (24,400 metres) of drilling in order to confirm historical results. The drill program will be complimented by a ...


    By Marketwire

  • CSIRO developing smarter drilling technologies

    “Our research impacts the most critical component of resource exploration and production,” says CESRE Chief, Dr Mike McWilliams. “Drilling is a major expense in the resources industry. Our scientists and engineers are comprehensively redesigning and improving drilling equipment and techniques precisely when global commodity needs are on the upswing. This is good news for Australian resource ...

  • Offshore Oil Drilling Stopped in Belize

    Yesterday, Belize's Supreme Court declared offshore drilling contracts issued by the Government of Belize (in 2004 and 2007) null and void, providing a dramatic and potentially definitive setback to The Government of Belize and the petroleum prospecting companies issued the contracts. The ruling, handed down by Justice Oswell Legall, was in response to a ...


    By Oceana

  • Gas Drilling-Reluctant Embrace story

    For years, activists have warned that fracking can have disastrous consequences - ruined water and air, sickened people and animals, a ceaseless parade of truck traffic. Now some critics are doing what was once unthinkable: working with the industry. Some are even signing lucrative gas leases and speaking about the environmental benefits of gas. In one northeastern Pennsylvania village that ...


    By Associated Press

  • Sinorock self drilling anchor bolt system go abroad

    Sinorock is an  outstanding self drilling anchor bolt manufacturer with ISO and CE certified,this means you can count on us to meet all chemical and physical certifications you require.Sinorock also offers standard self drilling anchor bolts for all application types.In addition to the ...


    By sinorock

  • The Sinorock Self drilling anchor bolt system is designed for use in various applications

    Today, with the development of civil construction and architectural engineering, self drilling anchor bolt has been largely used. And because of the competition among companies which produce self drilling anchor bolt productions, Sinorock has also been effected. So, how can we win the competition advantage and how can we produce the world-class ...


    By sinorock

  • Drilling waste management for Shell Oil China

    Drilling waste management system including cuttings dryer ,high speed decanter centrifuge ,catch tank,screw feed pump were in ...

  • 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 ...


  • WWF: Shell Proves Unprepared for Arctic Drilling

    Shell Oil Company's latest incident in the Arctic - damage to its so-called Arctic containment system - has once again proved the hazards of drilling in Arctic seas. In a release, Shell admitted that a critical part of its containment system had been damaged in testing. "Shell's attempts to demonstrate it can safely drill for Arctic oil would be a comedy of errors, except oil spills are not ...


    By WWF UK

  • Sinorock,engages in the manufacture and sale of self drilling bolt

    Sinorock,engages in the manufacture and sale of self drilling bolt,we are your best strategic alliance partner as we provide the best quality, as well as the most added value.Sinorock is continuously developing its technology and improving its products.Today,our products are also favored and appointed to be used in most of world largest structures around the world.Sinorock ...


    By sinorock

  • Concentrated on self drilling rock bolt manufacturing-Sinorock

    Sinorock is the supplier of self drilling rock bolt systems.We supply couplings, hollow core drill bits and other hardware for ground support and shoring anchors.We also manufacture ground support hardware like adapter coupling and special order accessories. The Sinorock self drilling rock bolt system is especially ...


    By sinorock

  • 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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