MPC tool performed multiple cuts under compression in a single operation, saved 24 hours rig time
Jun 23, 2020
An operator with a 30-year-old well in the Marat formation in West Kuwait wanted to recover as much tubing as possible in order to have the lowest kickoff point for sidetracking a producing formation. The operator tried to set a whipstock at 13,300 ft (4054 m), but it failed because the string was stuck and the completion assembly couldn’t be pulled out. The completion string was completely stuck due to the accumulation of barite in the annulus between the tubing and the coal seam gas.
Download the PDF to read the full case study.