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 International Drilling Conference and Exhibition 2023  SPE/IADC International Drilling Conference and Exhibition
  4-6 March 2025 | Stavanger Forum, Norway


Automated Directional Drilling and ROP Optimization

Tuesday, 5 March
Grand Ballroom A
This session covers automated directional drilling and ROP optimization. Case studies show how these automated systems can increase the drilling speed and the operational efficiency of directional drilling
Junichi Sugiura - Sanvean Technologies
Ross Lowdon, Domain Head - SLB
  • 1600-1625 217689
    Directional Drilling with Scaled RSS and Virtual Well Control
    F. Florence, Rig Operations LLC; M. Suleman, University of Stavanger (now with Pro Well Plan); A. Fehn, University of Stavanger (now with Vår Energi); M. Ikhlef, U. Ochije, A. Jørgensen, D. Sui, University of Stavanger; C. Soilemezidis, W. Hollstein, A. Alkhawaja, F. Jamali, K. Al Maasarani, E. Feldmann, P. Jaeger, Clausthal University of Technology
  • 1625-1650 217683
    Evolution of Downhole Automation from Push-the-Bit to Point-the-Bit Rotary Steerable Systems
    E. Brovko, M. Ignova, K. Mantle, Schlumberger UK Ltd; E. Zaitsev, Schlumberger Qatar; M. Rego, Schlumberger Norway; G. Gagandeep, Schlumberger Qatar; S.M. Alotaibi, Schlumberger Saudi Arabia; L. Li, Schlumberger UK Ltd; D. Junqueira, SLB
  • 1650-1715 217685
    Recovery Control - Closing the Loop in Automated Control Systems
    S. Auld, Helmerich & Payne, Inc.; F. Hopwood, Helmerich & Payne Intl Drlg Co; W. Taylor, S. Kern, Helmerich and Payne, Inc.
  • 1715-1740 217693
    Cloud-to-Driller’s HMI Closed-Loop Drilling Automation: Field Test Results with Machine Learning ROP Optimizer
    K. Singh, Corva AI LLC; T. Haddad, T. Borges, Nabors Industries; S.S. Yalamarty, J. Granados, M. Kamyab, Corva AI LLC; V. Satpute, C. Vanama, H. Arcement, Nabors Industries; C. Cheatham, Corva AI LLC
  • Alternate 217955
    Enhancing Operational Efficiency in Directional Drilling Through Precise Hole Bottom Orientation
    H. Sahli, S. Ba, M. Omr, O. Olanubi, D. Galindo, SLB
  • Alternate 217945
    Advancement in Autonomous Directional Drilling for Curve and Tangent
    S. Ba, S. Roh, A. Al Riyami, Z. Akkaoui, D. Galindo, P. Goel, SLB