TESTING

– The most complete test and training centre for drilling and intervention technology in Norway

Xrig has, in cooperation with EnergyX, a wide range of testing facilities, including

With our combined services we are available to reduce down-time during testing:

  • Assistance with modifications
  • Production of spare-parts
  • Disassembly/assembly of tools and Equipment

EXPERIENCED AND HIGHLY SKILLED PERSONNEL

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ANDERS LOMELAND

Test Manager

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Asle Bahr Ronold

Test Operator

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RUNE BAKKE

General Manager

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MARTIN ASK

Operation Engineer

DRILLING RIG

We offer our clients a unique opportunity to continue their competence building by testing different drilling and down hole technology in real wells.

  • Coring tool have been tested several times
  • Drilling of 6” hole with a hydraulic hammer with a special hardrock drillbit.
  • Milling with new developed P&A equipment from test casings.
  • Milling with cementing tools
  • Casing cutting tool have been tested several times in the rig, where 7’’ and 9-5/8” casing was cut.
  • Casing retrieving tool have been tested in a 7’’ and 9-5/8” casing
  • Casing plug have been tested
  • Casing Running tool (Volant) have been tested at Xrig for training of offshore personnel.
  • Swivel testing, using a custom-made rig-up at the drill floor.

HORIZONTAL DRILLING TEST RIG

Can be used for several types of testing, e.g. milling plugs, drilling, whipstock milling etc.

  • Total length: 23 ft /7 m
  • Maximum stroke: 9,8 ft / 3 m
  • Maximum WOB: 22K lbs /10 T

HPHT WELL SIMULATOR

Simulates high temperatures and high pressures at various well inclinations. 
Wire feed thru for running e-line equipment.

Max length: 11 meters

Inclination: 0 – 80° 

SWP: 12K psi

E-line Communications: 12K psi PBH

DOWNHOLE MOTOR DYNAMOMETER

For power measurements for thru tubing motors and various other motor types. 

  • Max Torque: 3,400 Nm / 2,510 ft/lbs
  • Max push force: 7,500 lbs / 3400 kg
  • Max pull force: 12,000 lbs / 5 450 kg
  • Max speed: 1,200 rpm

HYPERBARIC TEST CELL

Max pressure: 22 000 psi / 1500 bar

ID: 6,2 in

Height: 43 in / 1100 mm

Equipped with bulkheads for electronics and hydraulics. Possibly to combine pressure test and heat test (HPHT) up to 175 °C. 

PRESSURE TESTING

We have experienced personnel that can perform pressure testing up to 20,000 psi.

Our data acquisition system is used for logging and documenting pressure test certificates.

Push/Pull Test Bench

Max push: 50 ton

Max pull: 30 ton

Max tool diameter: 220 mm

Max tool length: 3,600 mm

Possibility for applying rotation and side forces.