NEWS

June 03 2014

Drilling waste management business is becoming hot because of pressure from government. The drilling contractor has to deal with the drilling waste on line or off line. That means the drilling waste can be treated with the drilling process or when the drilling finish. GN Solids Control as the first China manufacturer engaged in development and optimization on the solids control & waste management equipment, have exported professional drilling waste equipment to many countries and areas.

Four (4) Sets Decanter Centrifuge Exported to Africa Drilling Company

Generally, the drilling contractor shall rent service from solids control & waste management Service Company. But some big drilling contractor with many on land drilling rigs or off-shore jack up drilling rigs would rather to buy the equipment and do the service by themselves.

We have one customer from Africa who buy Four (4) Sets Decanter Centrifuge for their solids control service. The details of centrifuge as below:

  • Two(2) nos GNLW363BG; Fixed Speed Decanter Centrifuge. This is high speed centrifuge, with 3200RPM/2500RPM;
  • Two(2) nos GNLW363BG-VFD;  Variable speed decanter centrifuge. This is high speed centrifuge, with 0-3200 continuously speed adjustable model; This is equal to Derrick DE1000FHD and Swaco 518HV.

GNLW363BG is also much professional for drilling waste management. The high speed centrifuge can separate the fine solids (5-7microns) out from the drilling liquid waste or drilling cuttings waste easily.

Video: GN decanter centrifuge for water based mud drilling waste management in Argentina: http://www.gnsolidscontrol.com/video/water-based-mud-decanter-centrifuge-argentina

Decanter Centrifuge for solids control  waste management

Two (2) Sets Hi-G Drying Shaker Exported to Middle East Oil Service Company

Drilling waste management include Water based mud waste management and oil based mud waste management. Because of the property of the waste is different, the equipment required is also different. Generally, Hi-G drying shaker is required for Water based mud waste management and Vertical cuttings dryer is required for the oil based mud waste management. The liquid on cuttings will be about 20% and 5% separately.

We have one customer from Middle East who buy Two (2) Sets Hi-G Drying Shaker for their drilling waste management service. The details of Hi-G drying shaker as below:

  • Two(2) nos GNZS594HGE-LD; 4 Panel Mongoose shaker screen Hi-G drying shaker. This long deck shaker can get better treating result on WBM & OBM drilling waste management, making the solids dryer.

Hi-G drying shaker for Water based mud  oil based mud waste management

Question 1: Can the Vertical cuttings dryer be used for Water based mud waste management?

Answer: Yes. The water based mud drilling waste can also be treated by vertical cuttings dryer; compared with Hi-G drying shaker, the result is much better, but the cost is higher.

Video: GN Vertical Cuttings Dryer for water based mud drilling waste Management: http://www.gnsolidscontrol.com/video/vertical-cuttings-dryer-water-based-mud-drilling-waste

Question 2: Can the Hi-G drying shaker be used for Oil based mud waste management ?

Answer: Yes. The Oil based mud drilling waste can also be treated by Hi-G drying shaker; compared with Vertical cuttings dryer, the OOC is about 20%, not that good as Vertical cuttings dryer, but it can save lots of cost for end user.