WO2007060449A3 - Downhole tool - Google Patents

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WO2007060449A3
WO2007060449A3 PCT/GB2006/004400 GB2006004400W WO2007060449A3 WO 2007060449 A3 WO2007060449 A3 WO 2007060449A3 GB 2006004400 W GB2006004400 W GB 2006004400W WO 2007060449 A3 WO2007060449 A3 WO 2007060449A3
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tool
downhole tool
restriction
flow
induce
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PCT/GB2006/004400
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Andrew Philip Churchill
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Churchill Drilling Tools Ltd
Andrew Philip Churchill
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Priority to GB0607412.4 priority
Priority to GB0607412A priority patent/GB0607412D0/en
Application filed by Churchill Drilling Tools Ltd, Andrew Philip Churchill filed Critical Churchill Drilling Tools Ltd
Publication of WO2007060449A2 publication Critical patent/WO2007060449A2/en
Publication of WO2007060449A3 publication Critical patent/WO2007060449A3/en

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    • 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
    • E21B21/103Down-hole by-pass valve arrangements, i.e. between the inside of the drill string and the annulus
    • 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
    • E21B34/00Valve arrangements for boreholes or wells
    • E21B34/06Valve arrangements for boreholes or wells in wells
    • E21B34/14Valve arrangements for boreholes or wells in wells operated by movement of tools, e.g. sleeve valves operated by pistons or wire line tools
    • 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
    • E21B41/00Equipment or details not covered by groups E21B15/00 - E21B40/00

Abstract

A method of actuating a tool in a downhole string comprises utilising a flow restriction, such as a non-return valve, which provides less restriction to fluid flow in the normal direction to induce a reverse fluid pressure differential to permit actuation of the tool.
PCT/GB2006/004400 2005-11-24 2006-11-24 Downhole tool WO2007060449A2 (en)

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GB0523841.5 2005-11-24
GB0523841A GB0523841D0 (en) 2005-11-24 2005-11-24 Downhole tool
GB0607412.4 2006-04-13
GB0607412A GB0607412D0 (en) 2006-04-13 2006-04-13 Downhole tool

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EP20060808669 EP1951988A2 (en) 2005-11-24 2006-11-24 Downhole tool
US12/094,988 US20090056952A1 (en) 2005-11-24 2006-11-24 Downhole Tool
CA 2630916 CA2630916A1 (en) 2005-11-24 2006-11-24 Downhole tool
AU2006318890A AU2006318890A1 (en) 2005-11-24 2006-11-24 Downhole tool
NO20082813A NO20082813L (en) 2005-11-24 2008-06-23 downhole tool

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WO2007060449A3 true WO2007060449A3 (en) 2007-07-26

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AU (1) AU2006318890A1 (en)
CA (1) CA2630916A1 (en)
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