HOUSTON, TX, April 15, 2013 – Scientific Drilling International (SDI) today announced the launch of its next generation probe-based resistivity tool, Sci-Quest™. Sci-Quest Resistivity provides a tailored and cost-effective solution for clients looking to collect resistivity measurements for uses in qualitative analysis such as geosteering or formation correlation. Sci-Quest™ Overview Video
“Sci-Quest is designed to operate at a higher temperature, delivering better power management and overall higher reliability”, said Asong Suh, Global Product Line Manager.
Sci-Quest targets what is important to the customer by providing:
- Improved reliability, greatly reducing non-productive time
- Enhanced data quality, ensuring accuracy and drilling confidence
- Better power management enabling longer runs downhole
- Innovative design allowing higher dog leg curves
- Optimal performance at temperatures up to 302°F (150°C)
- Premium serviceability delivering economical gain.
Sci-Quest’s innovative design allows complete flexibility for a wide range of applications. The tool is modular and connects seamlessly into SDI’s EM and Falcon Mud Pulse MWD. Sci-Quest combines a single set of electronics for all of the available BHA and collar sizes, reducing the amount of equipment on location.
Scientific Drilling International (SDI) is the largest independent directional drilling and wellbore placement service provider with operations strategically located around the globe. SDI has assembled a unique combination of experienced professionals and a deep portfolio of innovative drilling and production technologies. SDI is based in Houston, TX. More information about SDI is available at scientificdrilling.com.