Well Cementing Laboratory provides services for the development of the design of cement and buffer systems, quality control of raw materials and quality control of ready-made dry mixes. The laboratory team consists of highly qualified specialists with solid grounding in well cementing services, engineering and technical knowledge and an excellent chemical and analytical base. The laboratory is located directly at the operations base, in a block of premises with a total area of more than 180m2, with profile zoning according to hazard category. Equipped with a separate warehouse for storing wares and chemical materials.
LABORATORY OF CEMENT SLURRY
Includes the following equipment:
-Device for determining Young’s modulus and Poisson’s ratio
HTHP thermobaric consistometer
GS shear tester
Ultrasonic cement analyzer
Sealed curing chamber
HTHP filter press
Automatic hydraulic press
Bottom Drive Mixer
Shrinkage, volumetric and linear expansion tester
Mud weight balance
Testing and calibration procedures are performed in accordance with accepted API, ISO and GOST standards:
API 10A, API 10B
ISO 10426-1, ISO 10426-2
GOST 1581-96, etc.
Testing to specifications API 10A, API 10B, ISO-10426, GOST 1581-96
Cement systems in the range 0.8 – 2.5 g / cm3
Testing temperature range -5˚С – 250˚С
Cement slurry miscibility test
Rheological parameters of cement and buffer systems
Water trapping and fluid loss at high temperature (and pressure)
Wettability and compatibility of buffers, cement systems and drilling fluids
Thickening time and strength of cement stone at high temperature and pressure determination
HTHP GS determination
Destructive method strength determination
Sedimentation stability test
Cement stone stress-strain properties testing of (elastic properties)
Water chemical testing
The laboratory is equipped with a full range of equipment required for cement and buffer systems testing.
Laboratory staff members are qualified and trained.