The following table presents the main drilling fluid functions and properties.
OF MUD AND RIG
EFFECT OF PROPERTY
ON PENETRATION RATE
The minimum stock requirements listed in the following tables shall be at the rig site prior to spud and maintained at all times.
Note: The approval of the Superintendent Operations is required to…
This document describes the key elements for drilling fluids policy.
The mud weight (ppg) shall be maintained as per the drilling programme and should provide a minimum overbalance of 75…
1. Responsibilities for Routine Monitoring of the Drilling Fluid
The Toolpusher shall ensure that a suitably trained crew member is in attendance at the shale shaker and active pit at all times while…
Drilling Fluids Responsibilities
The correct selection, engineering and maintenance of drilling fluids is critical to the success of the drilling operations. Each member of the rig team must understand their responsibilities to…