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Relief Well Planning

Relief Well Planning

Current legislation in the UK and Norway dictates Relief Well Planning must be carried out for all wells being drilled or re-entered. Fraser Well Management provides a bespoke service tailored to suit the clients needs ensuring full compliance with local guidelines including NORSOK D10 and Oil and Gas UK. To date, Fraser Well Management has provided this service in West Africa, Norway and the UKCS. The complete Relief Well Planning package encompasses the following:

  • Relief well location selection utilising local Bathymetry and Metocean data.
  • Spill modelling
  • Blowout/kill modelling
  • Well design and construction
  • Wellbore communication methods
  • Well Kill Dynamics and fluid selection
  • Rig specification and provision
  • Equipment selection and procurement
  • Project scheduling