Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

BJ Tubular Services Completes Well Services Operation in Qatar

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 9/10/2005, Location: Middle East

Share |
BJ Tubular Services announced that it has successfully completed an integrated services contract for Qatar Shell GTL Ltd operated by ENSCO to provide a range of well services for the Pearl GTL project in Qatar. The four-month contract required BJ Tubular Services to carry out casing and tubing running services for two wells on Shell's development in the North Field at NSF-1 offshore Qatar in support of the Gas to Liquids (GTL) project.

BJ Tubular Services was retained to provide tubular running services. The casing and tubing running specialist successfully ran 30" casing using belt tongs without incident, as well as 13-3/8", 9-5/8", 7" tubulars and DST tools. In addition, a special flush-mounted spider was used in conjunction with its state-of-the-art energised Fill-and-Circulate (FAC) system to run the 20" casing.

In addition, BJ Services' Well Services –Middle East Region supplied Liquid Stone® cement technology, a delayed setting premix of cement slurry which allows precise formulation and confirmation testing of the cement system well in advance of the service operations.

The operation was carried out by BJ Tubular Services for ENSCO on behalf of Qatar Shell GTL Ltd with support services provided by BJ Tubular Services base in Qatar, and dedicated personnel and state-of-the-art equipment based at the division's facilities in Saudi Arabia and Dubai.

Qatar Contract a First
"Although this was the first time BJ Tubular Services worked with ENSCO on behalf of Qatar Shell GTL Ltd in Qatar, we have worked consistently throughout the North Sea, Europe and Africa with Shell as the primary contract holder," said Kenny Watt, general manager of BJ Tubular Services. "Given the importance of the North Field development, we were acutely aware that the casing and tubing running operation would be critical to the future performance of the entire project. I'm happy to report that we brought all of our experience and technology to bear to make this operation a success," he added.

Casing, Tubing & Drill Pipes >>

Casing, Tubing & Drill Pipes News in Qatar >>

United Arab Emirates >>  2/18/2018 - On behalf of the Abu Dhabi Government, the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) signed an agreement with Cepsa, a Spanish integrated oil and gas com...
Oman >>  2/15/2018 - Saipem has been awarded a new contract in the onshore E&C sector worth approximately USD 750 million. Work involves engineering, procurement, construc...

Kuwait >>  2/13/2018 - EQUATE Group, a global producer of petrochemicals, proudly announces that 34 Kuwaiti operations technologists have joined the company’s growing team o...
Saudi Arabia >>  2/12/2018 - Wood has secured a new multi-million dollar, five-year contract to support Saudi Aramco in the delivery of one of its mega-projects in the Kingdom of ...

United Arab Emirates >>  2/7/2018 - A US $3.1 billion project to introduce crude processing flexibility, at the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) owned Ruwais oil refinery, was anno...
United Arab Emirates >>  1/31/2018 - His Excellency Dr Sultan Al Jaber, UAE Minister of State and ADNOC Group CEO, has held a series of meetings with government and corporate leaders in B...

Related Categories: Blowout Preventers Ram, Rotary, Spherical & Annular  Casing, Tubing & Drill Pipes  Coiled Tubing  Drill Bits and Cutters  Extraction Equipment  General  Handling Tools  Hoisting Systems  Lubricating Equipment 

Related Articles: Blowout Preventers Ram, Rotary, Spherical & Annular  Casing, Tubing & Drill Pipes  Coiled Tubing  Drill Bits and Cutters  Extraction Equipment  General  Handling Tools  Lubricating Equipment 


Qatar Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 |

Oil & Gas Projects in Qatar >>

More News

 

Oil & Gas Companies in Qatar >>


Related Links

AE BH IL IQ JO KW LB OM QA SA SY YE
Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Privacy Policy.