Ultra high rate testing capability in remote location, West Africa

In Brief
Expro showcase ultra deepwater testing capability in remote location
Product Line
Well Testing
Sub-Saharan Africa
  • To provide ultra deepwater (2,400 meters) appraisal well test
  • The client required particular focus on quality of service, and meticulous traceability and documentation of all equipment 
Expro Excellence
  • Collaboration across Expro’s product lines - Expro provided a high rate surface well test package with data acquisition, electro-hydraulic subsea safety system and tubing conveyed sampling
  • Enhanced capabilities in Ghana, compared to competitors, in terms of facility, personnel and procedures – was an opportunity for the Expro team to showcase their expertise to the client in Ghana for the first time
  • Furthermore, Expro managed additional third parties including air/steam, sand monitoring and multi-phase flow meter services
  • Flexible approach to assist the project
  • Overcame logistical challenges due to equipment being mobilised from various international locations, as well as long- lead, project-specific equipment which Expro had to engineer, procure, deliver and commission on time
  • Expro were ready at short notice, on time, and therefore avoided any costly rig down time 
Value to client
  • Successful implementation and the data results of the appraisal test
  • Data-to-desk function allowed the real- time well test data to be viewed globally by the client, allowing faster decision making during the test
  • High specification electro-hydraulic subsea safety system with project specific requirements delivered in short time frame
  • Supports Ghana’s ambition to increase its oil output by joining the nation’s project pipeline (as stated by the Petroleum Commission) 

For further information, please contact welltesting@exprogroup.com