December 18, 2018
The words “well integrity” and “digitalization” have become common buzzwords in the oil and gas industry. Many discussions have centered on combining these words to create better solutions to safeguard our wells. However, how do we measure well integrity in the most effective manner? And what do we measure well integrity against?
October 30, 2018
Tore Fjågesund, Wellbarrier, a Schlumberger company, Norway, discusses the importance of well barrier management, incorporating well barrier illustrations, as the logical starting point for establishing and maintaining well integrity.
July 3, 2018
The Wellbarrier Illustration Tool is a web-based digital application that produces well-barrier schematics in a lean, user-friendly way, providing stakeholders a clear and common understanding of how to safeguard and maintain the integrity of their wells.
June 19, 2018
Working on oil and gas wells, several measures are applied to build confidence in our wells, commonly referred to as “Well integrity” The Norsok D-010 standard, defines “Well Integrity” as “application of technical, operational and organizational solutions to reduce risk of uncontrolled release of formation fluids and well fluids throughout the life cycle of a well”, a definition that is shared by many others.