Planning and Experience in Geothermal Operations in Indonesia Ensures Success

Planning and Experience in Geothermal Operations in Indonesia Ensures Success Two different operational examples highlight specific procedural requirements in geothermal applications. Results Example 1 The liner was successfully cut and retrieved while under total fluid losses. The customer continued to drill an open hole sidetrack and reach the desired reservoir target. Example 2 The cased … Read more

TrackMaster Select System Successfully Deployed, Northern Territory, Australia

TrackMaster* Select System Successfully Deployed, Northern Territory, Australia. The WIS team in Australia mobilized a TrackMaster Select system at short notice to complete a hard formation sidetrack in a single trip. Result Rapid mobilization from the WIS support base to the Northern Territory rig location was completed with on-time delivery. The TrackMaster Select was oriented … Read more

TrackMaster-OH Open Hole Whipstock System Solves Sidetracking Challenge

TrackMaster-OH Open Hole Whipstock System Solves Sidetracking Challenge in South Texas. After three failed attempts to sidetrack with cement plugs, the TrackMaster Open Hole (OH) whipstock with bi-mill provided a reliable and defined kick-off point in less than 20 hours. Result The TrackMaster-OH whipstock system was set, created the window, and drilled the rathole in … Read more

Successful Execution of a Challenging Dual Completion Fishing Operation in the UAE

Successful Execution of a Challenging Dual Completion Fishing Operation in the UAE. Experienced Wellbore Integrity Solutions (WIS) personnel planned and recovered a severely corroded dual completion. Result 100% recovery of the old completion tubing and accessories was achieved. Comprehensive planning and experience were combined to ensure a successful operation. The customer was able to restore … Read more

Open Hole, Horizontal Washover and Fishing Operation, Results in Recovery of RSS BHA

An Outstanding Open Hole, Horizontal Washover and Fishing Operation, Under Total Losses, Results in the Recovery of an RSS BHA. The WIS team in Kuwait successfully planned and recovered a BHA valued at $2 million and avoided a sidetrack requirement. Result A successful washover of the stuck BHA in the horizontal section was completed, under … Read more

Successful Recovery of a High-Value BHA in Australia

Fishing Operation Results in the Successful Recovery of a High-Value BHA and Restores Wellbore Access. The WIS team in Australia completed a fishing operation that saved significant cost to the customer, including a drilling BHA valued at $4.8 million. Result Successfully retrieved the stuck rotary steerable, Penta combo logging, and directional drilling BHA. Saved the … Read more

Rapid Mobilization of TrackMaster Select Recovers an Ongoing Exploration Well Sidetrack Successfully

Rapid Mobilization of TrackMaster Select in Mexico Recovers an Ongoing Exploration Well Sidetrack Successfully. Facing significant challenges in an ongoing sidetracking operation, a customer mobilized the TrackMaster Select* system at short notice to sidetrack 13 3⁄8 inch casing and deliver a successful casing exit. Result Rapid mobilization of equipment and qualified, experienced, local personnel within … Read more