Drilling Cuttings Management System

Drilling Cuttings Management System

Waste Management.


GN drilling cuttings management system is used for taking drilling fluids from the drilling cuttings and clean the fluids for resuse. It is to maximize the recycling of drilling fluids, and minimize the drilling waste in order to save cost for operators.

GNCM040A Cuttings Management GNCM-40B Cuttings Management

GNCM-40A Standard Drilling Cuttings Management System

GNCM-40 Cuttings Management System GNCM-40A Cuttings Management System

Drilling Cuttings Management System Parameter

1 Vertical Cuttings Dryer GNCD930 with option for VFD or fixed speed.
2 Decanter Centrifuge GNLW363 centrifuge 14inch bowl, Optional model as below:
  • GNLW363CG Premium Centrifuge with fixed speed.
  • GNLW363CG-VFD Premium Centrifuge with VFD drive.
  • GNLW363CD Economic Standard with fixed speed.
  • GNLW363CD-VFD Economic Standard with VFD drive.
3 Screw Pump
  • Two sets GNG30A-075 Screw Pump with capacity: 30m³/h for each pump.
  • One for taking fluidsfrom catching tank to feed the decanter centrifuge, the other for flushing the Vertical Dryer.
4 Skid with catching tank
  • Fast move Skid for mounting all the equipment
  • One Catching tank with capacity:4m³for catching fluids from vertical cuttings dryer.
5 Telescopic Skid
  • Two telescopic skid with walkways and handrails for safe operation.
  • One for mounting the decanter centrifuge to a higher position in order to allow the centrifuge discharged fluids feed to active mud system by gravity.
  • The other telescopic skid for mounting and adjusting the height of the vertical cuttings dryer to allow the discharge of drying cuttings
6 Electric Cradle 0.5 Tons electric cradle for lifting the components of vertical dryer.
7 Electric Control System Two lighting system, electrical control boxes and cables and plugs for operation the complete system.

Performance of GN Drilling Cuttings Management System

The big advantage is that, GN Vertical Cuttings Dryer is the first unit in China to use in Both oil based drilling cuttings and water based drilling waste. So it meets clients requirement to use one set of system to treat both mud for the same well without changing the way to handle the different drilling waste.

Oil Based Drilling Cuttings Treatment

OBM Treatment

Water Based Drilling Cuttings Treatment

WBM Treatment

Videos of the Cuttings Management

Oil Base Drilling Cuttings Treatment WBM Treatment

GN Cuttings Management System Operation Record

Operation Record

  • A: Oil on the cuttings before treatment.
  • B: Oil on the cuttings for the drilling cuttings discharged from GN Vertical Cuttings Dryer.

Case Study for GN Cuttings Management System

Shell Project In China Europe Cryprus Project

Shell Project In China

Europe Cyprus Project
Baker Huges Russia Project Africa Ghana Project
Russia Project Ghana Project