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Drilling Engineering

Drilling engineering
Revision 1.0, 02 August 2008
By Peter Aird

Kingdom Drilling Services Ltd
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Drilling Engineering
Table of contents
DRILLING ENGINEERING..................................................................................................... 1
Table of contents ...................................................................................................................... 2
D1. Daily Drilling Essentials ................................................................................................... 3
D2. Drilling Optimisation / Loss controls ................................................................................. 5
D3. Hydraulics and hole cleaning ............................................................................................. 6
D4. Well Control Engineering .................................................................................................. 7
D5. Drilling Fluids Engineering ................................................................................................ 9
D6. Casing & Cement engineering.......................................................................................... 10
D7. Preventing and freeing stuck pipe..................................................................................... 11
D8. Fishing and Milling Engineering ...................................................................................... 12
D9. Pressure Engineering ....................................................................................................... 12
D10. Bit design optimisation & hydraulics ............................................................................. 13
D11. Deepwater Engineering .................................................................................................. 14
D12. Directional & ERD Drilling ........................................................................................... 15
D13. Air, Mist and Foam Engineering .................................................................................... 15
D14. Managed Pressure Drilling ............................................................................................. 16
D15. Under balanced Drilling ................................................................................................. 16
D16. Horizontal and Lateral Drilling ...................................................................................... 17
D17. Drilling Mechanics and Dynamics ................................................................................. 17
D18. BHA and drillstring design............................................................................................. 18
D19. Downhole equipment Engineering ................................................................................. 18
D20. Rig Equipment Engineering ........................................................................................... 19
D21. Spare.............................................................................................................................. 19
D22. Subsea Engineering ........................................................................................................ 20
D23. Spare.............................................................................................................................. 20
D24. Spare.............................................................................................................................. 20

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co.Drilling Engineering D1.1 Size .uk Type Ref: C01.kingdomdrilling. Daily Drilling Essentials Table 1: Daily drilling essentials Cat No Page 3 File Description www.

Drilling Engineering Page 4 www.co.1 .uk Ref: C01.kingdomdrilling.

kingdomdrilling. Drilling Optimisation / Loss controls Table 2: Drilling Optimisation and Loss controls Cat No Page 5 File Description www.Drilling Engineering D2.1 Size .uk Type Ref: C01.co.

co.1 Size . Hydraulics and hole cleaning Table 3: Hydraulics and hole cleaning Cat No Page 6 File Description File Type www.uk Ref: C01.kingdomdrilling.Drilling Engineering D3.

Drilling Engineering D4.uk File Type Ref: C01.1 Size .co.kingdomdrilling. Well Control Engineering Table 4: Well Control Cat No Page 7 File Description www.

Drilling Engineering Page 8 www.kingdomdrilling.uk Ref: C01.co.1 .

1 .kingdomdrilling.uk Size Ref: C01.Drilling Engineering D5. Cat No Page 9 File Description File Type www. Drilling Fluids Engineering Table 5: Drilling fluids engineering.co.

Drilling Engineering D6. Casing & Cement engineering Table 6: Casing & Cement engineering Cat No Page 10 File Description www.uk Rev Ref: C01.co.1 Date .kingdomdrilling.

kingdomdrilling.uk File Type Ref: C01. Table 7: Preventing and freeing stuck pipe Cat No Page 11 File Description www.co.Drilling Engineering D7.1 Size . Preventing and freeing stuck pipe.

uk Rev Ref: C01.co.kingdomdrilling.1 Date . Pressure Engineering Table 9: Pressure Engineering Cat No Page 12 File Description www. Fishing and Milling Engineering Table 8: Fishing and Milling Engineering Cat No File Description File Type Size D9.Drilling Engineering D8.

Bit design optimisation & hydraulics Table 10: Bits. design optimisation & Hydraulics Cat No Page 13 File Description www.Drilling Engineering D10.co.kingdomdrilling.uk File Type Ref: C01.1 Size .

1 Size . Deepwater Engineering Table 11: Deepwater Engineering Cat No Page 14 File Description www.co.uk File Type Ref: C01.Drilling Engineering D11.kingdomdrilling.

Drilling Engineering D12.uk File Type Ref: C01.kingdomdrilling. Mist and Foam Engineering Cat No Page 15 File Description www. Air. Mist and Foam Engineering Table 13: Air.1 Size . Directional & ERD Drilling Table 12: Directional & ERD Drilling Cat No File Description File Type Size D13.co.

kingdomdrilling. Managed Pressure Drilling Table 14: Managed Pressure Drilling Cat No File Description File Type Size File Type Size D15.Drilling Engineering D14. Under balanced Drilling Table 15: Under balanced Drilling Cat No Page 16 File Description www.co.1 .uk Ref: C01.

co. Horizontal and Lateral Drilling Table 16: Horizontal & Lateral Drilling Cat No File Description File Type Size D17.uk File Type Ref: C01.kingdomdrilling.1 Size .Drilling Engineering D16. Cat No Page 17 File Description www. Drilling Mechanics and Dynamics Table 17: Drilling Mechanics and Dynamics.

1 Size .co. Downhole equipment Engineering Table 19: Downhole equipment engineering Cat No Page 18 File Description www. BHA and drillstring design Table 18: BHA && Drillstring Design Cat No File Description File Type D19.Drilling Engineering D18.kingdomdrilling.uk File Type Ref: C01.

Drilling Engineering D20.co. Rig Equipment Engineering Table 20: Rig Equipment Engineering Cat No File Description File Type File Description File Type D21. Spare Table 21: Spare Cat No Page 19 www.uk Ref: C01.1 .kingdomdrilling.

uk Ref: C01. Spare Table 23: Spare Cat No D24.kingdomdrilling. Subsea Engineering Table 22: Subsea Engineering Cat No File Description File Type Size File Description File Type Size File Description File Type Size D23. Cat No Page 20 www.co.1 .Drilling Engineering D22. Spare Table 24: Spare.