Technical Library

09/19/2006

Leverage information gained from the first well in the development project and install Solid Expandable Tubular (SET®) systems to the subsequent wells to save casing points and preserve hole size while drilling through shale formations and depleted zones.

02/27/2014

SET® solid expandable technology enabled the Operator to stay on course with the planned reservoir drilling and completion solution, due to the preservation of hole size.

01/30/2015

In the 15 years that solid expandable technology (SET) has been available, more than 1600 systems have been installed globally. This equates to enough solid expandable pipe to reach the International Space Station and beyond - over 260 miles. A growing portion of this pipe is designed for HPHT...

09/08/2015

A major operator in the Norwegian North Sea anticipated problems while drilling a    12-¼ x 13-½ in. hole section which required setting 10-¾ in. casing early. This left a section of overburden exposed above the reservoir. 

The 8-5/8 in. ESET HP System isolated the overburden section,...

08/27/2018

An Operator in the Norwegian North Sea encountered a restriction 118m (387 ft.) off bottom while running a 10-¾” MLT liner. This was the third attempt to pass the trouble spot. The decision was made to cement the MLT liner in place and find an alternative way to cover up the troublesome Balder...