Published on 3 November 2018
Xpandable steel external casing packer: successful off-bottom cementing operation despite difficult RIH conditions
Following a successful 2-wells campaign for one-stage and two-stage cement jobs, A third 7in Expandable Steel ECP (External Casing Packer) has been run to perform off-bottom cementing above preperforated casing.
Saltel Steel ECP is a proprietary expandable steel packer specially designed for stage cementing applications. Saltel Steel ECP 7in is a robust, simple and cost-effective barrier providing reliable support for stage cementing operation.
- Simple setting process compatible with operator’s current string design and procedures
- Quick installation time
- Can be worked in doglegs or tight spots
- Can be rotated while RIH
- High sealing capability in cased hole or openhole