S.Menand’s “Aluminium Pipe, Mud Motors Extend Lateral Reach” article – The American Oil&Gas Reporter’s “August 2015 Editor’s Choice”

The American Oil & Gas Reporter August 2015 Editor's Choise

In three Eagle Ford horizontals, using aluminum drill pipe rather than steel drill pipe increased penetration rates and reduced torque…

This article presents the key findings regarding the benefits of drilling using aluminum drill pipes in a mixed aluminum-steel string compared to a string using only steel pipes in horizontal wells.

Source: Aluminum Pipe, Steerable Motors Speed Drilling In Eagle Ford Laterals