Virtual Panel Discussion – 2004 – 2014: A Decade Of Drill Pipe Grades And Industry Standards Evolutions To Address Increasing H2S Challenges

Aired: 5 November, 2014

Sponsored by: Vallourec • SIGN IN BELOW

sponsored-vallourecSour-service drill pipe as defined in the IRP have been used for a decade in Canada, as well as in other regions and continents, along with a variety of other proprietary sour-service grades of drill pipe and BHA. This presentation proposes a review of different field cases in the Middle East and Asia, as well a non-exhaustive recap of the different practices for material selection & qualification guidelines that have emerged over the past 10 years.

Vallourec is a world leader in premium tubular solutions primarily serving the energy markets, as well as other industrial applications. With over 23,000 employees, integrated manufacturing facilities, advanced R&D and a presence in more than 20 countries, Vallourec offers its customers innovative global solutions to meet the energy challenges of the 21st century. The Vallourec Drilling Products Division offers a complete range of products and services, including drill pipe, heavy-weight drill pipe, drill collars, non-magnetic drill collars and MWD housings, as well as safety valves and accessories for all drilling applications.


  • Vincent Flores, Vallourec
  • Iain MacLeod, Petrostem
  • Mike Killalea, DC Editor/Publisher (Moderator)


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