12 June 2013 (Host: Weatherford)

DEA Technology Forum – 12 June 2013

LOCATION: Weatherford

2000 St. James Place
Houston, Texas 77056


The meeting was hosted by Weatherford at their facility, 2000 Saint James Place, Houston, Texas. Tom Gee, Weatherford, opened the meeting and briefed attendees on safety procedures. Ben Bloyds, Chevron, made welcoming remarks.

The following presentations were made:

IADC KSA Project – Brooke Comeaux, IADC

Slide Drilling Automation – Automatically Optimizing ROP while Contrilling Tool Face – Eric Maidla, Slider (Presentation not provided for web posting)

Enabling Tertiary Formation to be Economics (ESTMZ) – Ricki Jannise, Halliburton

Shale Shaker Technology and Performance – The HyperpoolTM  Shaker – Sam Bridges, Derrick

Improving UPTIME for Drilling Rigs – Why Modular Control Systems Make Sense – Margaret Buckley, DTC International, Inc.

TergoVis I Efficiency Fluid – Colby Ballew, Halliburton

Having no other business, the meeting was then adjourned.