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Fluid adjustments reduced rig time and chemical use by 17%

Published: 07/26/2023

The operator had realtime data for pressure, ECD, and hole cleaning using the InterACT global connectivity, collaboration, and information service connected to the RheoProfiler rheometer data on a touchscreen.
The operator had realtime data for pressure, equivalent circulating density, and hole cleaning using the InterACT™ global connd ectivity, collaboration, and information service connecteto the RheoProfiler rheometer data on a touchscreen.
Location
Middle East, Offshore
Background

An operator working in the Arabian Gulf, 80 km offshore, faced some risks: losses while drilling, extra rig crew hours in high-temperature months, and NPT. SLB recommended the RheoProfiler™ automated rheometer on the 17½-in section.

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