Oil companies want to maximize the production of their oil wells. As in most production business, there are unexpected problems that come up which can reduce production and workers’ productivity, such as the reservoir behaving unpredictably, or impurities being mixed into the extracted oil. The best way to resolve these problems is to call in a well intervention service. Your company may also find it more beneficial if it invests in its own workover rig? Continue reading
Workovers are considered one of the most difficult and expensive types of well work. The complex task is commonly performed when the completion of a well is not suited for the overall drilling job that it is part of. In other instances, the completion may have once been suitable, but then changing conditions of the drilling reservoir had begun to dictate otherwise. Continue reading
If you already have a fleet of powerful hauling trailers, you might want to consider their actual carrying capacity before using them to transport your new workover rigs. Given that hauling trailers vary in size and power, you’ll want to find the best fit for your existing equipment.
Otherwise, you’ll only risk damaging your trailer if you burden it with a workover rig that’s too heavy. Conversely, you could also be underestimating its capacity by using it to haul a rig that’s too light. Be sure to keep the following tips in mind when buying workover rigs.
Among other things, take a look at the trailer’s specifications in terms of mobility. Site conditions typically vary, after all, especially when you need to move around your vessel to optimize its use. While a rig’s ability to be dismantled and assembled in a short time is a huge plus, the fact that you’re moving around this piece of equipment can cause it to suffer significant wear and tear in no time.
Meanwhile, you need to find quality rigs made from durable materials and parts sold by an established dealers. You’ll want to do business with a dealer who not only offers an optimum range of products but it also provides reasonable payment options.