Deep Water and Exploration Drilling
Planning the first Deep Water Well Offshore Norway
Minton, RC & Thorogood JL., presented at Offshore Europe, Aberdeen, Sept 1997, SPE 38505. Published in SPE Drilling and Completions Journal, September, 1998
Risk Assessment of a Dynamically Positioned Drilling Operation
Thorogood JL and Bardwell KS., SPE 39338. SPE/IADC Drilling Conference, Dallas, TX, March 1998
Deep Water Riser System Design and Management
Thorogood JL, Train AM and Adams AJ, SPE 39295. SPE/IADC Drilling Conference, Dallas, TX, March 1998
On the Choice of Current Profiles for Deep Water Riser Design
Adams AJ, Thorogood JL, SPE 49262. Presented at SPE Annual Technical Conference, New Orleans, September 1998.
Risk Management in Exploration Drilling
Thorogood, JL, Hovde, F, Loefsgaard, D, SPE International Conference on Health, Safety and the Environment in Oil and Gas Exploration and Production, Stavanger, 26-28 June, 2000. SPE 61038
Exploration Drilling in the Russian Far East: Two Years of Experience and Learning Offshore Sakhalin Island
Thorogood JL, Hogg TW, Kalshikov AG, SPE/IADC Drilling Conference, Miami, Feb 21-23, 2006. SPE 99044. Repeated in a modified form as SPE103650 at the Russian Oil & Gas Conference and Exhibition, Moscow October 2006. Also published in Drilling Contractor May/June 2006.
Deployment of a Riserless Mud Recovery System Offshore Sakhalin Island
Thorogood JL, Brown, John D, Urvant, V, Rolland, NL, SPE/IADC Drilling Conference, Amsterdam, February 2007, SPE 105212. Also summarised in Oil & Gas Journal April – May 2007.