Aquaterra Energy provides a range of subsea camera systems to be used for open water or wellbore operations, enabling real time, high quality subsea images to be captured.
Aquaterra Energy has the skills and experience to be able to design, fabricate and install bespoke offshore structures, such as skidding systems, tailored to the client’s requirements.
Aquaterra Energy supplies various field proven cement top-up systems that provide the capability to pump additional cement into the annulus, between the conductor and the open hole section. This ensures that the conductor performs, as designed and reduces the threat of failure due to an inadequate primary cement job.
Aquaterra Energy is experienced in providing complete centraliser packages, from design through to project management and installation, including bespoke centraliser designs across a variety of operations.
Aquaterra Energy provides a complete slot addition service. The team assesses platforms for suitability, plans and engineers the solution and completes operations offshore, leading to installation of a new conductor ready for total depth drilling.
Platform slots are a high value commodity to any field operator. Advances in directional drilling technology, combined with whipstock design, have substantially increased the feasibility of reusing abandoned or redundant slots.
Aquaterra Energy uses conductor whipstocks during slot recovery operations, to enable operators to install a second conductor, having cut and retrieved the first.
In situations where the use of our PROten riser tension system may not be suitable, Aquaterra Energy recommends the use of conductor / riser tensioning units, which provide the required tension to a riser.
Aquaterra Energy offers a choice of connector variants which can maximise operations across a variety of applications and environments.
Aquaterra Energy provides offshore operation of disposable camera systems, enabling real time subsea visual feedback to the installation operator during difficult or unsupported subsea installation operations.
State-of-the-art retrievable fibre optic gyroscope systems can be fitted to subsea equipment to provide precise real time positional data and enable accurate orientation and positioning of subsea drilling templates, guide bases, subsea trees, protective structures, etc.
Aquaterra Energy offers a complete heavy lifting equipment solution, from analysis to installation, including the provision of experienced installation engineers and the necessary associated equipment required to suit a range of subsea rig installation operations.
We have comprehensive experience in the design, manufacture, repair and refurbishment of a range of hydraulic power units and can provide hydraulic solutions and services as required. This positions us as a market leader of both topside and subsea HPUs within the oil and gas industry.
Our Image Based Information System (IBIS) is used to operate, maintain and service hydraulic systems and equipment. The digital system is accessible via the internet from anywhere in the world and contains up to date information required for quick identification and resolution of technical questions and issues.
Combining its experience in developing conductor supported platforms (CSP) and large tension decks for drilling rigs with its knowledge of riser analysis, Aquaterra Energy is among the leaders in spearheading development of the mobile offshore production unit (MOPU) wellbay module concept, as a solution to low cost field development.
Aquaterra Energy’s PDQ drill string connectors allow large diameter BHA’s to be made up under the rig floor without tongs, helping to minimise rig time by greatly reducing the make up time of drill pipe running strings, maximise cost efficiency, while also improving safety and reducing personal injury risk and equipment damage.
Aquaterra Energy’s PROten riser tension systems use an innovative marine friendly hydraulic system along with SUREgrip tension rings to provide a safe, dependable, field proven, conductor tensioning solution.
Aquaterra Energy’s in-house riser engineers have the knowledge and experience to design, manufacture and install offshore platform riser systems. Our team of riser engineers has been involved in the design and installation of numerous riser systems on a worldwide scale.
Aquaterra Energy offers an extensive range of rental tooling to enhance drilling, completion and testing operations. Bespoke tools are also designed and manufactured for specific customer requirements. The following selection of tools is a small sample of the complete inventory – please contact us for full details.
Aquaterra Energy uses field proven technology to provide rig floor tensioning systems that are quick and easy to install, significantly reduce rig time, as well as stack up height.
Aquaterra Energy offers a comprehensive riser analysis service, designed to meet the highest regulations and requirements, delivered across a variety of offshore environments.
Aquaterra Energy’s unique Riser Monitoring System (RMS) is designed to revolutionise the riser integrity management process, with real-time information on operating limits facilitating safer extensions of operating windows. The RMS can provide the opportunity to simultaneously enhance safety of operations and reduce costs.
Aquaterra Energy’s field proven SUREcut cold cutter solution offers significant time and cost savings across both surface and subsea applications.
The successful installation of Aquaterra Energy’s first unique conductor supported platform (Sea Swift) design in 2007, heralded a huge advancement in platform technology. The company has been granted three patents relating to Sea Swift’s use and installation.
Aquaterra Energy supplies expertly engineered template installation packages to suit a range of applications, from casing to seabed supported, run on drill string or on conductor, for a variety of well spacing, configurations and conductor sizes.
Aquaterra Energy provides a complete solution to all subsea protection requirements, ensuring design and optimisation meet each specific project’s needs.
The highly skilled engineering team at Aquaterra Energy has a proven track record in specialist design, fabrication and installation of high pressure, full bore drilling risers, around the world. Acknowledged pioneers of riser system technology, we are considered market leaders in the field and supply riser services for international customers including Apache and Petrofac.
Aquaterra Energy’s SUREgrip tension rings are quick and simple to install, saving rig time and simplifying drilling operations.
From detailed operational review and riser analysis, through to procurement and delivery of complete surface riser systems, Aquaterra Energy has the expertise, personnel and equipment to provide a highly responsive, time saving, tailored solution, across a variety of projects.
Our data acquisition system is an effective diagnostic tool, used to detect and identify faults in complex circuits, enabling fast and effective repairs and maintenance. The system has the ability to acquire data simultaneously from up to sixteen different points in a circuit and all of our hydraulic systems are designed and fitted with multiple test points to facilitate testing.
Using its experience in the specification and design of riser systems, combined with its extensive structural engineering expertise, Aquaterra Energy is in the unique position to be able to design bespoke tension decks to meet clients’ requirements, offering an improved level of operational flexibility and accommodating the needs of modern jack-up drilling.
At Aquaterra Energy, our primary focus when assisting in the pre-planning of well tieback operations is to maximise efficiency and cost effectiveness, without compromising attention to detail, while minimising rig time and reducing risk.
Aquaterra Energy can offer trash caps to protect temporarily abandoned well stumps from dropped objects. We can provide both internal and over-shot style caps depending on client requirements.
Aquaterra Energy recommends the implementation of vortex induced vibration (VIV) suppression systems across all its operations, to minimise structural damage, increase structure lifetime and reduce system costs.