05 Downhole Tools II

Tuesday, 7 March
Technical Session
As the industry experiences peak levels of activity, the demands on personnel and equipment are high. Operators and service companies are striving to improve drilling performance and improve cost efficiencies. Improving the reliability and performance of downhole tools is a key enabler, since this helps to prevent unplanned trips, reduce damaged equipment and allow more efficient and sustainable use of resources. This session showcases some examples of how the industry is approaching these challenges and applying smart new solutions to improve the reliability and performance of downhole tools.
Session Chairperson(s)
Colin Cockburn - BP Exploration Operating Co
Jim McNicol - Archer
  • 1345-1415 212467
    Rotary Steerable Drilling Dynamics and Associated BHA Changes to Improve Overall BHA Performance and Reliability
    S. Jones, J. Sugiura, Sanvean Technologies
  • 1415-1445 212560
    Gains From Autonomous Load Management at Bit
    N. Reimers, Tomax AS; A.G. Aribowo, N. Van De Wouw, Eindhoven University of Technology; E. Detournay, University of Minnesota; U.F. Aarsnes, NORCE Norwegian Research Centre AS
  • 1445-1515 212505
    Mud Motor Digital Maintenance With an Industry-unique PHM Solution
    D. Belov, Schlumberger Cambridge Research; S. Rocchio, Z. Zhang, W. Chen, S. Ba, E. Liland, Schlumberger; A. Kolyshkin, Schlumberger Cambridge Research; Y. Shen, J. Scribbins, H. Massie, K. Phillips, Schlumberger

Host Organisation


Platinum Partner

Saudi Aramco

Diversity & Inclusion Session Co-Sponsor



Diversity & Inclusion Session Co-Sponsor




Signage Sponsor



Baker Hughes

Tech Talks Sponsor