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International Well Control Forum (IWCF)

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Well control training takes new direction 20 August 2015

Five years on from Macondo and the incident is still shaping how well control training is approached. Following the tragedy, the International Association of Oil and Gas Producers (IOGP) made its recommendations calling for a sharper focus on the technical content of well control training. ...

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IWCF launches pilot scheme for behavioural well control training on fifth anniversary of Macondo 24 April 2015

The International Well Control Forum (IWCF) has initiated a pilot scheme to trial new behavioural training aimed at reducing problem areas in well control safety relating to human factors. Crew Resource Management (CRM) has been designed to improve non-technical skills and encourage a change in attitude to raise awareness of human factors in well operations....

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