CAN-ductor Assists World Record Well
Updated: Feb 19, 2021
The CAN-ductor was one of several technologies that enabled OMV to successfully drill and test the recent well, Wisting Central II, in the Barent Sea.
From the OMV press release: The Wisting Central II well is the first horizontal appraisal well in the Barents Sea and sets a new drilling record; it is the shallowest horizontal offshore well drilled from a floating drilling facility. Water depth at Wisting is 402 meters. The well started vertically and was successfully steered into a horizontal orientation within a 250 meters depth interval. The total well length is 2,354 meters and the horizontal section measures 1,402 meters.