ROTARY STEERABLE SYSTEM (RSS) ALTERNATIVES

Remote Operation Professionals is the exclusive provider of expert directional drillers to assist in the operation of the HydroClutch tool in the Canadian market.

 

The HydroClutch employs conventional drilling technology with the addition of a specialized drilling-based motor system as a method of drilling horizontal wells. The revolutionary alternative to rotary steerable allows the operator to utilize the benefits of a conventional BHA while at the same time, capitalizing on the advantages of continuous drill string rotation.

BENEFITS
  • Reduced cost to production in conventional drilling applications by improving ROP, reducing torque and drag and eliminating slides
     

  • Cost savings in the completion of the well with reduced doglegs and improved borehole quality
     

  • Simple installation and operation

    • The HydroClutch is installed above the BHA with no additional set up required
       

  • No additional electronics

    • Compatible with existing MWD technologies
       

  • Easily adjustable for a variety of mud motors and drilling conditions
     

  • Limits torque output preventing the damaging effects of stalling the PDM
     

  • Uses familiar conventional drilling methods

    • Controlled by balancing rpm and WOB

HYDRO CLUTCH BENCH TESTING

HYDRO CLUTCH