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  • Testing a new software system for drilling supervision

    Rolv Rommetveit, Sven Inge Ødegård, Knut Steinar Bjørkevoll, and Mike Herbert,

    This article demonstrates use of an advanced flow model for real-time supervision and control of Equivalent Circulating Density (ECD) and ECD-related effects. This system, eDrilling, allows real-time drilling simulation, 3D visualization and control from a remote-drilling expert center. The concept uses all surface and downhole Real-Time (RT) drilling data in combination with RT modeling to monitor and optimize the drilling process, while visualizing the wellbore in 3D.

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2013 Fracturing Technology

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