What info does a MWD tool provide?

Directional information MWD tools are generally capable of taking directional surveys in real time. The tool uses accelerometers and magnetometers to measure the inclination and azimuth of the wellbore at that location, and they then transmit that information to the surface. With a series of surveys; measurements of inclination, azimuth,…

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What is Measurement While Drilling?

Measurement While Drilling (MWD), also known as Logging While Drilling (LWD), is a measurement taken of the wellbore (the hole) inclination from vertical, and also magnetic direction from north. Using basic trigonometry, a three-dimensional plot of the path of the well can be produced. Essentially, a MWD Operator measures the…

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What is Directional Drilling?

Directional drilling is the practice for drilling non-vertical wells. It can be broken down into three main groups: oilfield directional drilling, utility installation directional drilling (horizontal directional drilling), directional boring, and surface in seam (SIS), which horizontally intersects a vertical well target to extract coal bed methane. History Many prerequisites…

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MWD Rentals & Sales Announces the ability for Users to Buy and Sell their own equipment!

MWD Rentals & Sales is proud to announce that customers can now list their own equipment for sale on the World’s leading online MWD/LWD DD equipment brokerage, MWDRentals.ca. Don’t worry! Brokerage services are still available!!!! Call +1(306) 209-2252 for more information on that service. Take advantage of the world’s most…

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