GB2428722B - Methods and apparatus for wellbore construction and completion - Google Patents

Methods and apparatus for wellbore construction and completion

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Publication number
GB2428722B
GB2428722B GB0621250A GB0621250A GB2428722B GB 2428722 B GB2428722 B GB 2428722B GB 0621250 A GB0621250 A GB 0621250A GB 0621250 A GB0621250 A GB 0621250A GB 2428722 B GB2428722 B GB 2428722B
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Prior art keywords
completion
methods
apparatus
wellbore construction
wellbore
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Legal status (The legal status is an assumption and is not a legal conclusion. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation as to the accuracy of the status listed.)
Expired - Fee Related
Application number
GB0621250A
Other versions
GB0621250D0 (en
GB2428722A (en
Inventor
Richard Lee Giroux
Gregory Guy Galloway
David J Brunnert
Patrick G Maguire
Tuong Thanh Le
Al Odell
David M Haugen
Frederick Thomas Tilton
Brent J Lirette
Mark Murray
Peter Barnes Moyes
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Weatherford/Lamb Inc
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Weatherford/Lamb Inc
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Publication date
Priority to US44604603P priority Critical
Priority to US44637503P priority
Application filed by Weatherford/Lamb Inc filed Critical Weatherford/Lamb Inc
Priority to GB0516281A priority patent/GB2415451B/en
Publication of GB0621250D0 publication Critical patent/GB0621250D0/en
Publication of GB2428722A publication Critical patent/GB2428722A/en
Application granted granted Critical
Publication of GB2428722B publication Critical patent/GB2428722B/en
Application status is Expired - Fee Related legal-status Critical
Anticipated expiration legal-status Critical

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Classifications

    • EFIXED CONSTRUCTIONS
    • E21EARTH DRILLING; MINING
    • E21BEARTH DRILLING, e.g. DEEP DRILLING; OBTAINING OIL, GAS, WATER, SOLUBLE OR MELTABLE MATERIALS OR A SLURRY OF MINERALS FROM WELLS
    • E21B43/00Methods or apparatus for obtaining oil, gas, water, soluble or meltable materials or a slurry of minerals from wells
    • E21B43/02Subsoil filtering
    • E21B43/10Setting of casings, screens, liners or the like in wells
    • E21B43/103Setting of casings, screens, liners or the like in wells of expandable casings, screens, liners, or the like
    • EFIXED CONSTRUCTIONS
    • E21EARTH DRILLING; MINING
    • E21BEARTH DRILLING, e.g. DEEP DRILLING; OBTAINING OIL, GAS, WATER, SOLUBLE OR MELTABLE MATERIALS OR A SLURRY OF MINERALS FROM WELLS
    • E21B21/00Methods or apparatus for flushing boreholes, e.g. by use of exhaust air from motor
    • E21B21/10Valves arrangements in drilling fluid circulation systems
    • EFIXED CONSTRUCTIONS
    • E21EARTH DRILLING; MINING
    • E21BEARTH DRILLING, e.g. DEEP DRILLING; OBTAINING OIL, GAS, WATER, SOLUBLE OR MELTABLE MATERIALS OR A SLURRY OF MINERALS FROM WELLS
    • E21B33/00Sealing or packing boreholes or wells
    • E21B33/10Sealing or packing boreholes or wells in the borehole
    • E21B33/13Methods or devices for cementing, for plugging holes, crevices, or the like
    • E21B33/14Methods or devices for cementing, for plugging holes, crevices, or the like for cementing casings into boreholes
    • EFIXED CONSTRUCTIONS
    • E21EARTH DRILLING; MINING
    • E21BEARTH DRILLING, e.g. DEEP DRILLING; OBTAINING OIL, GAS, WATER, SOLUBLE OR MELTABLE MATERIALS OR A SLURRY OF MINERALS FROM WELLS
    • E21B33/00Sealing or packing boreholes or wells
    • E21B33/10Sealing or packing boreholes or wells in the borehole
    • E21B33/13Methods or devices for cementing, for plugging holes, crevices, or the like
    • E21B33/14Methods or devices for cementing, for plugging holes, crevices, or the like for cementing casings into boreholes
    • E21B33/143Methods or devices for cementing, for plugging holes, crevices, or the like for cementing casings into boreholes for underwater installations
    • EFIXED CONSTRUCTIONS
    • E21EARTH DRILLING; MINING
    • E21BEARTH DRILLING, e.g. DEEP DRILLING; OBTAINING OIL, GAS, WATER, SOLUBLE OR MELTABLE MATERIALS OR A SLURRY OF MINERALS FROM WELLS
    • E21B7/00Special methods or apparatus for drilling
    • E21B7/20Driving or forcing casings or pipes into boreholes, e.g. sinking; Simultaneously drilling and casing boreholes
    • E21B7/201Driving or forcing casings or pipes into boreholes, e.g. sinking; Simultaneously drilling and casing boreholes with helical conveying means
    • E21B7/203Driving or forcing casings or pipes into boreholes, e.g. sinking; Simultaneously drilling and casing boreholes with helical conveying means using down-hole drives
    • EFIXED CONSTRUCTIONS
    • E21EARTH DRILLING; MINING
    • E21BEARTH DRILLING, e.g. DEEP DRILLING; OBTAINING OIL, GAS, WATER, SOLUBLE OR MELTABLE MATERIALS OR A SLURRY OF MINERALS FROM WELLS
    • E21B21/00Methods or apparatus for flushing boreholes, e.g. by use of exhaust air from motor
    • E21B2021/006Underbalanced techniques, i.e. where borehole fluid pressure is below formation pressure
GB0621250A 2003-02-07 2004-02-09 Methods and apparatus for wellbore construction and completion Expired - Fee Related GB2428722B (en)

Priority Applications (3)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
US44604603P true 2003-02-07 2003-02-07
US44637503P true 2003-02-10 2003-02-10
GB0516281A GB2415451B (en) 2003-02-07 2004-02-09 Methods and apparatus for wellbore construction and completion

Publications (3)

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GB0621250D0 GB0621250D0 (en) 2006-12-06
GB2428722A GB2428722A (en) 2007-02-07
GB2428722B true GB2428722B (en) 2007-09-26

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GB (2) GB2415451B (en)
NO (2) NO333069B1 (en)
WO (1) WO2004072434A2 (en)

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US7909096B2 (en) 2007-03-02 2011-03-22 Schlumberger Technology Corporation Method and apparatus of reservoir stimulation while running casing
GB0720421D0 (en) 2007-10-19 2007-11-28 Petrowell Ltd Method and apparatus for completing a well
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US5343968A (en) * 1991-04-17 1994-09-06 The United States Of America As Represented By The United States Department Of Energy Downhole material injector for lost circulation control
US6263987B1 (en) * 1994-10-14 2001-07-24 Smart Drilling And Completion, Inc. One pass drilling and completion of extended reach lateral wellbores with drill bit attached to drill string to produce hydrocarbons from offshore platforms
WO2003087525A1 (en) * 2002-04-08 2003-10-23 Baker Hughes Incorporated A one trip drilling and casing cementing method
US20040011566A1 (en) * 2000-08-12 2004-01-22 Lee Paul Bernard Activating ball assembly for use with a by-pass tool in a drill string
US20040238218A1 (en) * 2001-07-23 2004-12-02 Runia Douwe Johannes Injecting a fluid into a borehole ahead of the bit

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US6419033B1 (en) * 1999-12-10 2002-07-16 Baker Hughes Incorporated Apparatus and method for simultaneous drilling and casing wellbores
US6854533B2 (en) * 2002-12-20 2005-02-15 Weatherford/Lamb, Inc. Apparatus and method for drilling with casing

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US5343968A (en) * 1991-04-17 1994-09-06 The United States Of America As Represented By The United States Department Of Energy Downhole material injector for lost circulation control
US6263987B1 (en) * 1994-10-14 2001-07-24 Smart Drilling And Completion, Inc. One pass drilling and completion of extended reach lateral wellbores with drill bit attached to drill string to produce hydrocarbons from offshore platforms
US20040011566A1 (en) * 2000-08-12 2004-01-22 Lee Paul Bernard Activating ball assembly for use with a by-pass tool in a drill string
US20040238218A1 (en) * 2001-07-23 2004-12-02 Runia Douwe Johannes Injecting a fluid into a borehole ahead of the bit
WO2003087525A1 (en) * 2002-04-08 2003-10-23 Baker Hughes Incorporated A one trip drilling and casing cementing method

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GB2428722A (en) 2007-02-07
GB2415451B (en) 2007-02-28
WO2004072434A2 (en) 2004-08-26
CA2515296A1 (en) 2004-08-26
NO20053998D0 (en) 2005-08-29
GB0516281D0 (en) 2005-09-14
NO20053998L (en) 2005-11-04
CA2708591A1 (en) 2004-08-26
CA2708591C (en) 2012-05-01
NO20110538L (en) 2005-11-04
NO333069B1 (en) 2013-02-25
GB2415451A (en) 2005-12-28
CA2515296C (en) 2010-09-21
GB0621250D0 (en) 2006-12-06
WO2004072434A3 (en) 2004-12-29

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