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World’s Most Powerful Drill Rig Headed For Liberty

In order to develop the Liberty field in the Beaufort Sea, BP has commissioned Parker Drilling Company to build a powerful ultra-extended reach top drive drill rig.  To handle a nine-mile long drill string with a six-mile horizontal deviation, Parker … Continue reading

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BP Liberty Field

From Petroleum News (Alan Bailey): Up to 6 ERD (extended reach drilling) wells in works for Liberty – Wells from Endicott satellite island for BP’s second Beaufort Sea oil project will break new records for extended reach drilling After several … Continue reading

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