Well design and construction

We provide innovative solutions for each element of the well design, well construction and well management process, from project initiation through to field development.

Our objective is to stimulate creative dialogue with our clients and optimise total project value. Our core strengths are our staff, our comprehensive well engineering management system and a track record of successfully meeting clients' objectives and deliverables in international offshore and onshore drilling projects.

We offer a range of solutions aimed at specialist well engineering design work, field evaluation and management, well operations performance improvement and optimisation, and well integrity management. The extensive skills and experience of our consultants can be brought to bear on the most challenging projects and environments. Underpinning all work carried out is the value derived from our technical and commercial networks.

Our experienced teams can support clients in the areas of:

  • coiled tubing drilling
  • contracting and procurement
  • deepwater drilling
  • drilling engineering (well design, documentation, tendering and procurement)
  • extended reach drilling
  • feasibility studies
  • high pressure, high temperature (HPHT) drilling
  • hydraulic workover operations (HWU)
  • multi-lateral wells
  • production engineering (completion design, testing, workover, stimulation, documentation)
  • risk analysis and management
  • scoping studies and independent assessments of products
  • specialist well engineering
  • under-balanced operations
  • well integrity
  • well reviews, audits, risk assessments of drilling plans
  • well services/re-entry


Further information

UK, Europe and Africa
Email: josie.atkins@petrofac.com
Tel: +44 1224 256533

Middle East
Email: paul.fidder@petrofac.com
Tel: +971 50 559 3390

Asia Pacific
Email: colin.finnegan@petrofac.com
Tel: +64 9 520 0073