Enteq Applied sciences, the vitality providers expertise and gear provider, has opened its new expertise centre in Andoversford, close to Cheltenham, within the UK to drive the event of its revolutionary SABER Software
The centre’s launch follows profitable downhole and system testing of the brand new SABER Software, an revolutionary various to conventional rotary steerable methods (RSS) for directional drilling. Housing a workforce of engineers, the devoted expertise centre will enable the corporate to proceed growth of the device forward of full commercialisation in 2022.
The SABER Software is an evolution of the proof of idea, examined by Shell and licensed to Enteq, representing a step-change in directional drilling expertise. The Enteq workforce, which has expanded quickly in response to its product growth and international progress ambitions, has re-engineered the idea leading to a mechanically easy, plain collar and compact design that guarantees glorious management and new ranges of reliability.
Andrew Legislation, Enteq CEO commented, “As soon as the SABER Software outperformed our expectations in preliminary floor and downhole testing, we determined it was time to push ahead with our plans for a brand new UK expertise centre to assist the device’s additional business growth.
“Although our ambitions for SABER are international, the UK is our residence as an organization and a very good base from which to conduct enterprise worldwide, with a wealth of revered and related engineering expertise. The world is thought throughout the trade for being a hub of experience for RSS growth, so it was the logical that this needs to be the situation of our UK expertise centre.”
The centre shall be began up by Marcus Quitsch, who was not too long ago employed as the corporate’s reliability supervisor. Marcus brings almost twenty years of expertise from corporations together with Baker Hughes and Weatherford.
Neil Hen, VP Superior Drilling Programs at Enteq added, “I’m trying ahead to bringing the SABER Software to market as a completely business directional drilling system in 2022, underpinned by this new appointment and facility enlargement.”