Three Record Cardium Wells Drilled with Pacesetter’s Orbit RSS

Pacesetter’s modified Orbit RSS breaks records in the Pembina field

Using Pacesetter’s combined technologies of XPACE EM MWD and our modified PowerDrive Orbit RSS, one Operator drilled 3 record wells in the Pembina field. The vertical and build sections on the final 2 wells were drilled while continuing on into the lateral reaching TD in one run.

The fastest of the 3 wells was completed in only 4 days from spud to TD.

Congratulations to the Operator and the rig crews for these impressive achievements.

CARDIUM

HOLE SIZE                159mm

1st LATERAL HIGHLIGHTS

METERS DRILLED      2,593m MD
CIRC HOURS              12.5 hrs
AVERAGE ROP            74.4m/hr

2nd VERTICAL CURVE LATERAL HIGHLIGHTS

METERS DRILLED      3,448m MD
CIRC HOURS              13.75 hrs
AVERAGE ROP            86.7m/hr

3rd VERTICAL CURVE LATERAL HIGHLIGHTS

METERS DRILLED      2,886m MD
CIRC HOURS              10.5 hrs
AVERAGE ROP            77.5m/hr

TECHNOLOGIES

  • XPACE EM MWD
  • Pacesetter Orbit RSS

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CNRL Drills Longest 159mm RSS Run

Pacesetter’s Orbit RSS breaks records drilling 4,964m in a single run

Using Pacesetter’s combined technology of XPACE EM MWD and our modified PowerDrive Orbit RSS, Canadian Natural Resources Limited drilled the longest 159mm RSS run, and their deepest Falher well in the Sundance field.

The 4,964m lateral was completed in a single run, drilling for 115.5 hours with an average ROP of 44.1m/hr. The record well was completed in just over 8 days from spud at 5,586m MD.

Congratulations to CNRL and the rig crews of Horizon 48 for this incredible accomplishment.

FALHER

OPERATOR                Canadian Natural Resources Limited
HOLE SIZE                 159mm
TOTAL DEPTH           622m MD to 5,586m MD

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Only 2 BHAs to complete the well
  • 4,964m drilled in a single run
  • Average lateral ROP of 44.1m/hr
  • RSS achieved 8/30 build rates
  • Increased motor and bit life can be attributed to the RSS BHA’s straight profile

TECHNOLOGIES

  • XPACE EM MWD
  • Pacesetter Orbit RSS
  • Baker D405S Bit

 

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Record Montney Well for CNRL

Fastest of 4 Montney wells in the Valhalla field drilled in less than 8 days

Canadian Natural Resources Limited drilled their fastest Montney well in the Valhalla field by utilizing Pacesetter’s Redline Pulse MWD along with our High Speed and Performance motor.

The single run 2,971m lateral was drilled at an average ROP of 63.6m/hr, completing the well at 5,696m MD.

Congratulations to CNRL and the rig crews of Ensign T044 for this impressive achievement.

MONTNEY

OPERATOR                Canadian Natural Resources Limited
HOLE SIZE                 311mm / 171mm / 159mm
TOTAL DEPTH           5,696m MD

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 2,971m drilled in a single run
  • Average ROP of 63.6m/hr
  • 30deg of flat turn in the lateral
  • Only 5% slide required after the turn

TECHNOLOGIES

  • Redline Pulse MWD
    • Primary Directional Sensor, Continuous Inc and Azimuthal readings, and Secondary Survey with Continuous Inc readings
  • High Speed and Performance Motor

 

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Artis Drills Record Duvernay Well

Record Duvernay well for Artis drilled using Dual Telemetry and Orbit RSS in less than 9 days

Using Pacesetter’s combined technologies of XPACE DT MWD and PowerDrive Orbit RSS with our Acoustic Sub, along with the Atlas as the Drive Motor, Artis Exploration Ltd. drilled their fastest Duvernay well in the Twining field to date.

Artis drilled the 3,222m lateral in a single run, completing the pacesetter well at 5,867m MD.

Congratulations to Artis Exploration Ltd., Ramdar Resource Management Ltd., and the rig crews of Savanna 689 on this remarkable accomplishment.

DUVERNAY

OPERATOR                Artis Exploration Ltd.
HOLE SIZE                 311mm / 222mm / 216mm
TOTAL DEPTH           5,867m MD

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 3,222m drilled in a single run
  • Average ROP of 53.7m/hr

TECHNOLOGIES

  • XPACE DT MWD
  • Pacesetter Orbit RSS with Acoustic Sub
  • Atlas Motor

 

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Velvet Drills Record Montney Pad

Fastest of 4 outstanding wells, the final well breaks records in under 6.5 days to TD

Using Pacesetter’s combined technologies of XPACE EM MWD, our modified Pin Down PowerDrive Orbit RSS, and Montney High Performance motor, Velvet drilled their fastest well in the Montney field to date.

Completed in just over 6 days from Spud to TD, this pacesetter well was the final well on a record breaking pad.

Congratulations to Velvet Energy Ltd., Ramdar Resource Management Ltd., and the rig crews of Horizon 50 on this remarkable accomplishment.

MONTNEY

OPERATOR         Velvet Energy Ltd.
HOLE SIZE          311mm / 171mm / 159mm

RECORD WELL HIGHLIGHTS

TOTAL METERS           4,792m MD
TOTAL DRILL HRS       89 hrs
TOTAL CIRC HRS         25 hrs
AVERAGE ROP             54.0m/hr

PAD HIGHLIGHTS

TOTAL METERS           19,290m MD
TOTAL DRILL HRS       409 hrs
TOTAL CIRC HRS         124 hrs
AVERAGE ROP             47.2m/hr

TECHNOLOGIES

  • XPACE EM MWD
  • Pacesetter Orbit RSS
  • Montney High Performance Motor

 

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Record Montney Well for Crew

Crew Energy Inc. drills BC Montney well in a record 6.6 days

Utilizing Pacesetter’s combined technologies of our modified Orbit RSS and XPACE EM MWD platform, Crew drilled a record Montney well in NE BC reaching TD at 5,860m MD in only 6.6 days from Spud to TD.

The 3,855m build and lateral were completed in a single run with RSS, drilling for 49.25 hours with an average ROP of 78.3m/hr.

Congratulations to Crew Energy Inc. and the rig crews of PD 547 for this great accomplishment.

MONTNEY

OPERATOR                Crew Energy Inc.
HOLE SIZE                 222mm / 159mm
TOTAL DEPTH           5,860m MD

BUILD HIGHLIGHTS

  • Drilled 240m in 6 hours; 2005m to 2245m
  • Average ROP of 40m/hr
  • Completed a 3D build using Pacesetter’s Orbit RSS from 44.5deg to 90deg inc with 20deg of turn
  • RSS achieved 8.5/30deg build rates in the Montney
  • Only 6 downlinks required

LATERAL HIGHLIGHTS

  • Drilled 3615m in 43.25 hours; 2245m to 5860m
  • Average ROP of 83.6m/hr
  • 19 downlinks required

TECHNOLOGIES

  • Pacesetter’s Orbit RSS
  • XPACE EM MWD with Live Link

 

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Record 4,245m RSS Montney Run

Pacesetter’s Orbit RSS drills longest one run RSS lateral with Crew in NE BC

Crew Energy utilized Pacesetter’s combined technologies of our modified Orbit RSS and XPACE EM MWD platform to successfully drill the longest single run Montney lateral in NE BC. The 4,245m one run lateral was drilled in 76.5hrs, completing the well at 6,210m MD in only 8.75 days from spud.

In addition to this accomplishment, Pacesetter’s 5 subsequent longest one run RSS laterals have been drilled in the last 6 months; 3 in total being with Crew.

Congratulations to Crew Energy Inc. and the rig crews of PD 547 for this great achievement.

MONTNEY

OPERATOR                Crew Energy Inc.
HOLE SIZE                 159mm
RUN DETAILS            1,965m MD to 6,210m MD
METERS DRILLED     4,245m
DRILLING HOURS     76.5 hrs
AVERAGE ROP           55.5m/hr

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Landed the 3D build section from 74deg Inclination with 27deg turn
  • Completed another 20deg of turn once landed
  • Produced 9.5deg/30m RSS outputs
  • 8.75 days from Spud to TD
  • Reached TD 2.5 days ahead of the pad average

TECHNOLOGIES

  • Pacesetter’s Orbit RSS
  • XPACE EM MWD

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