Sustainability Committee

IADC Sustainability Committee

Mission Statement

To facilitate the exchange of information regarding Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) standards, definitions and best practices among its members, standard organizations, and the industry.

 

The Sustainability Committee will work to provide:

  • Education and information to members on evolving ESG landscape
  • A forum for sharing of ideas and collaboration around ESG efforts
  • A collective voice for member companies to provide proactive, real-world feedback to regulatory and other agencies

ESG Guidance Document (draft)

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The ESG Guidance Document (draft) is a password-protected document. Please contact the IADC Sustainability Committee liaison for access.

Officers

Co-Chair
Neil Forrest, Seadrill

Staff Liaison
Thad Dunham, IADC

ESG Information

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See Also
DrillingContractor.org’s Safety & ESG microsite

Join the Committee

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Committee Structure

A member appointed by the Chairman of IADC will chair the IADC Sustainability Committee. The Committee Chairman may at his discretion appoint a reasonable number of Committee Vice-Chairmen to oversee specific disciplines or issues (e.g., onshore/offshore safety issues, environmental practices, specific regulatory issues, etc.)

General meetings are open to participants from all categories of IADC membership. The Chairman may invite non-members to attend when it furthers the interests of the Committee. At the discretion of the Chairman and IADC staff, the meeting or portions of the meeting may be exclusively reserved for drilling contractor members. Meetings will be held at such times and locations as may be selected by the Chairman with the advice of the Committee.

IADC Committee activities are governed by IADC’s Antitrust Policy and Guidelines.

Meeting Minutes

Date Function Location
2021
12 January 2021 ESG Workgroup
16 April 2021 ESG Workgroup
2 June 2021 ESG Workgroup Virtual, Online only
2 June 2021 Committee Meeting
22 September 2021 Committee Meeting

Meeting Schedule

Date Function Location
28 April 2022 Committee Meeting Virtual

Committee Meetings Policy

General meetings are open to participants from all categories of IADC membership. The Chairman may invite non-members to attend when it furthers the interests of the Committee. At the discretion of the Chairman and IADC staff, the meeting or portions of the meeting may be exclusively reserved for drilling contractor members. Meetings will be held at such times and locations as may be selected by the Chairman with the advice of the Committee.

Resources & Links

This page contains lists of all available resources, documents, videos for the Sustainability Committee. These may include best practices, guidelines, and/or special reports, as well as documents on topics such as onshore/offshore safety issues, environmental practices, specific regulatory issues and more. Also included is a section for links to useful websites.

Member Sustainability Reports

Resource Resource Link / File
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Initiatives

  1. Develop ESG Guidance Document
  2. Develop IADC Climate Risk Statement
  3. Continue building relationships with standards bodies