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TSP Xtreme - Makes the Difference Downhole

Posted by Matthew Cooper on Jan 21, 2016 10:34:49 AM

Innovative Hardfacing technology TSP Xtreme overcomes tough drilling conditions to significantly increase run time whilst remaining in gauge where other Hardfacing had failed. An operator in the Adriatic sea was encountering very difficult drilling conditions making very slow progress. 

After including Franks’ anti-vibration tool in the drill string where they were then able to make good progress until the hardfacing wore out.  Both the operator and Franks were keen to keep using the tool and tried every Hardfacing, each time experiencing failure after a few hours until Franks tried TSP Xtreme...

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