This booklet is aimed at the Drilling Engineer involved in the deciding on which drill pipe string should be used for a specific well. It is intended as a guide to “fitness-for-purpose” and simple reference document, addressing “in broad terms” which drillstring is required for the job at hand.
It highlights the main features of drillstring tubular goods and the inspection requirements that you, the drilling engineer, need to know.
- Drillpipe construction
- Proprietary connections
- PAC connections
- Plastic coating
- Definitions of the inspection report tally sheet defined
- Properties of drillstring components