IADC Well Control Committee

IADC Well Control Committee

Meeting & Venue Details

Online Only

Start DateMay 28, 2020Start Time9:00 am
End DateMay 28, 2020End Time11:00 am


9:00 – 9:15
  • Welcome
    Nial Shepherd, Ensign Energy Services (Committee Chairman)
  • IADC Covid-19 Briefing
    Steve Kropla, IADC
  • IADC Antitrust Guidelines & Policies
    Steve Kropla, IAC
9:15 – 9:30 Well Control Committee Initiatives – Review & Discussion
Nial Shepherd, Ensign Energy (Committee Chairman)
9:30 – 10:00 API Well Control Standards Update
Holly Hopkins, American Petroleum Institute
10:00 – 10:45 IADC Update – WellSharp Distance Learning, MPD/UBO modifications & STCA
Mark Denkowski, IADC
10:45 – 11:00 General Discussion

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IADC Well Control Committee Mission

The purpose of the Well Control Committee is to advance the Drilling Industry, from pre-drill planning to plug and abandonment including remedial work, by providing an international, industry-wide forum for collaboration and exchange of best practices related to well control.

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General Committee 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. For any questions, please contact the IADC Committee Coordinator.