Directional Drilling Services

Trajectory control in directional drilling

Directional drilling is the science of deviating a wellbore along a planned path to a target located a given lateral distance and direction from vertical. This includes drilling as vertically as possible from a given TVD.

Schlumberger offers expert directional drillers and proven technologies to provide the trajectory control needed to drill the well correctly, the high-quality hole required to successfully run and cement casing, and the precise well placement to optimize production and maximize recovery. Schlumberger LWD and MWD services deliver high-quality data to enable time-critical decisions for accurate drilling of extended-reach, horizontal, vertical, and complex directional wells and sidetracks.

PowerDrive Rotary Steerable Systems

Neyrfor Turbodrilling Systems

Drilling Mud Motors

HydraPulse Slide Drilling Performance System

Optimize slide drilling performance in high-angle and horizontal applications by improving weight transfer to the bit.

Slider Plus Drilling System

Fully automated torque control for drilling efficiency while sliding.

PathFinder Directional Drilling Services

Directional drilling services for high-volume and unconventional environments.

Drilling Survey Services


Down-hole motor equipment for the oil and gas industry.

Related services and products


Durability in Extreme Downhole Conditions

ice hpht drilling service
The PowerDrive ICE ultraHT RSS operates durably at 200 degC [392 degF], bringing the benefit of a fully rotating RSS to HT and ultraHT reservoirs.
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Minimize Differential Sticking with Optimized Slide Drilling


The HydraPulse system requires less pressure to maintain axial movement while sliding, reducing drag and the probability of differential sticking.

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