improve drilling and well technology providing improved safety for people and the environment
create value through better resource development, improved efficiency in operations and reduced cost.
UT Austin researchers at IRIS
As part of the project NorTex Data Science Cluster, funded by the Research Council of Norway, scholars from UT Austin spent two weeks at IRIS. Hopefully the visit is the beginning of a strong collaboration across the pond.
More precise guidelines for hole cleaning
IRIS is carrying out a study on hole cleaning for Statoil. The goal is better and more precise guidelines for hole cleaning.
Site Visit by the Research Council
How can knowledge and value created in DrillWell live on when the centre is finished? This was among the subjects discussed when the Research Council of Norway visited DrillWell.
Focus on Data for Drilling Automation
IRIS arranged a morning seminar May 24th entitled «Data for Drilling Automation». The seminar was very well attended with more than 50 participants from oil companies, service industry, technology companies, authorities and academia.
DrillWell PhD thesis defended
Mahmoud Khalifeh successfully defended his PhD thesis "Materials for Optimized P&A Performance – Potential Utilization of Geopolymers" on 20 May 2016.
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ANNUAL REPORT 2015
There is a strong interaction between the scientists at the Research Partners and the supervisors and specialists in the Industry Partners.
Annual DrillWell Seminar
- Coming up this September - more information will follow soon.
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