Our Notable Successes
Client: Consultants for Odfjell Well Services / Mubadala Petroleum
Location: Thailand, Ensco 85 jack up.
Outcome: Drill top hole to approx 1000' - 1200' (RKB) consecutively and be cemented within 10-12 hours of pre-load completed once jack up on location.
RIH 9 5/8 @ maximum 28 jts / hr without inducing losses to formation. Rotate as required.
Contract holder Odfjell Well Services awarded a 2 year plus 1 option from operator based upon ERA performance.
Client: Training Consultants for Indokaya Energi Location: Indonesia Project : Inhouse training for Indokaya personnel. Receipt of new CRT tool with no experience. Prior to upcoming trial work with VICO in Badak, Indonesia.
Outcome: Successful training and subsequent operations for Indokaya. Resulting in contract award by VICO. 2014
Client: Odfjell Well Services / Cuulong JOC Location: Vietnam Project: Exploration. Level 1 RIH 9 5/8 BTC casing on Galveston Key jack up.
Issue: Client engineer gets tool stuck in casing and cannot get unstuck. Rig on downtime, casing joints crushed by tongs, 65k torque placed through tool by client technician.
Outcome: ERA engineer on site gets tool unstuck, completes full QA QC checks, lays out damaged casing joints in 4 hrs and completes RIH without issues.
Client: Odfjell Well Services / PVD Well Services / Petronas Location: Vietnam, Naga 6
Project: Development. RIH 9 5/8 Premium casing
Issue: 3 x RIH casing conventionally without success. MD approx 3700m with obstructions at 3000m onwards. High torques on wiper trips in and out of hole to approx 30k ftlbs.
Outcome: ERA in conjunction with Petronas ream approx 600m to get to depth. Saving to Petronas is cost of total planned project. If TD not reached whole development project at risk.
Contract holder gets full rental contract from Petronas Vietnam for CRT services..
Client: PVD Well Services / OWS/ Lamson JOC
Location: Vietnam, PVD 2 Jackup.
Project: Development. RIH 9 5/8
Issue: Sidetracked well, deviation high, unable to RIH casing by conventional means.
Outcome: Light reaming required to clear obstructions. TD achieved.
Contract holder awarded full rental contract from Lamson JOC for CRT services based upon ERA performance.
ERA excel in running casing or drilling with casing using the "best in market" Volant CRTi.
We offer short and long term tool rental options complete with full TT systems.
We offer field consultancy, QA, training and tool management services for those who own Volant Tools.
The Volant Casing Running Tool (CRTi) enables:
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Volant CRTi Specifications
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ERA Zero Failure History
Whilst other service providers may "talk a good game" and ultimately provide a lesser service, ERA pride ourselves on our zero failure history with the Volant CRTi tools.
Our zero failure history in running the Volant tool is based on a number of factors, including:
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