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Deep Casing Tools shortlisted for OGUK Award

We are honored to be shortlisted for ‘Business Innovation' in the SME category for the Oil & Gas UK Awards. We pride ourselves on our philosophy of simple innovation, which drives us to provide unique downhole technology solutions to our clients. This award nomination was based on our Casing Ce ...

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Posted 17 days agoPress > OilandGasinnovationbusinessgrowth +1

THE SIMPLE INNOVATION PRINCIPLE: THINGS CAN ONLY GET BETTER

By David Stephenson, CEO of Deep Casing Tools The great management thinker, Peter Drucker, could have been talking about innovation in oil industry technology when he said: “An innovation, to be effective, has to be simple and it has to be focused. It should do only one thing, otherwise it confu ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > North SeainnovationDrilling Technology +2

Industry first Casing Cement Breaker proven in Equinor P&A trial

A new cost-reducing, first of its kind well abandonment tool developed by Aberdeen-headquartered Deep Casing Tools has gone from concept to offshore trial with Equinor in just nine months. Deep Casing Tools' first prototype Casing Cement Breaker was trialled in a well on Equinor's Huldra field, in ...

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Posted 4 months agoPress > North Seawell pluggingDecommissioning +3

Deep Casing Tools appointments strengthen Middle East team amid new business win

International casing and completion technology business, Deep Casing Tools, continues to consolidate its Middle East division with two new appointments and an order placed by a large Middle East national operator for 21 motorised reaming tools, valued at US $1.5million. Aqeel Al Faraj takes up ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > Middle Eastmiddle east jobsDrilling +6

Deep Casing Tools launches unique technology to market

The Drill Pipe Swivel helps unlock reserves in ERD wells 50% quicker than conventional technology 45% of cost savings – up to $450,000 in a typical well The MECHANICALLY LOCKABLE DRILL PIPE SWIVEL has been developed, tested and brought to market by the firm's in-house engineering team. U ...

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Posted 10 months agoPress > well constructionDrillingAberdeen

Breaking the Mould: the Need for New Technology to Expedite and Enhance Current P&A Processes

Over the next decade, 1,400 oil and gas wells are forecast to be abandoned on the UK Continental Shelf, at a cost of around £7 billion; a huge financial burden and an equally huge opportunity for innovation. Plugging and abandonment (P&A) is one element of the decommissioning process which certain ...

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Posted 10 months agoOpinion > Decommissioningplugging and abandonmentDrilling +3

Deep Casing Tools Appoints New Sales and Operations Team

Aberdeen-headquartered casing and completion technology business, Deep Casing Tools, has appointed Andrew Wilson to the newly-created position of Global Sales and Operations Manager and Tessa Scott as European Sales Manager. Andrew will head up implementing a new business delivery model driving g ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > AberdeenNorth Seacontract drilling +2

Sales Manager, Saudi Arabia

Deep Casing Tools (DCT), established in 2008 and headquartered in Aberdeen, is a global oil and gas drilling casing and completion technology development business.  Following recent major investment from independent growth equity firm, EV Private Equity, we are reinvigorating the business with pla ...

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Posted 1 year agoJob > Sales managerBusiness DevelopmentKingdom of Saudi Arabia

Breaking Ground in the US

By Steve Kent, Chairman, Deep Casing Tools. The US onshore market holds massive potential for ambitious UK-based oil and gas service companies. With more than 900,000 active wells, breaking into this lucrative sector is a huge focus for E&P technology SMEs the world over. Deep Casing Tools is ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > export strategyaberdeen oil and gasexport +1