11 Extended Reach Drilling

Wednesday, 8 March
Technical Session
Extended reach drilling often encounters unique challenges during the well construction process. In this section, case studies are presented that provide the industry with specific guidance with respect to optimising extended reach well construction and pushing boundaries.
Session Chairperson(s)
Pradeep Ashok - The University of Texas At Austin
Christopher Trzeciak - Neptune Energy
  • 0900-0930 212454
    Rock Mechanics Analysis of Observed Borehole Instabilities in an Ekofisk Field Extended-reach Well
    J.A. Diaz Lopez, H. Skadsem, University of Stavanger; E. Omdal, ConocoPhillips Co; J. Rutherford, Conocophillips Corporate Contributions
  • 0930-1000 212482
    Digitally-supported Evolution of Integrity-focused Liner Running Practices in a Challenging Extended Reach Drilling Application
    S.P. Taubner, Noetic Engineering 2008 Inc.; M. Bordieanu, Suncor Energy Inc.; D. Dall'Acqua, Noetic Engineering 2008 Inc.
  • 1000-1030 212517
    A Record Extended Reach Well Unlocks New Reserves in the North Sea
    J.E. Palacio, K&M Technology Group; P. Irvine, B. MacLeod, K. Grant, A. Duncan, Harbour Energy; S. Rajadhyaksha, M. Elgizawy, W. Ben Ismail, K&M Technology Group

Host Organisation


Platinum Partner

Saudi Aramco

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Baker Hughes

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