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.


  • Successfully retrieved the stuck rotary steerable, Penta combo logging, and directional drilling BHA.
  • Saved the customer an approximate lost-in-hole cost of $4.8 million.
  • Restored access to the original wellbore interval, which had already been drilled to section TD.
  • A high degree of customer satisfaction was recognized.

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