Drilling technology

I read with interest your article "R&D programs yield advances in drilling technologies" (OGJ, Nov. 10, 2003, p, 55), in particular the sections on TTRD and coiled tubing.You draw attention to the logging challenges in slim TTRD wells (similar challenges are faced in CTD wells). I was surprised and disappointed not to see the contribution of Reeves Oilfield Services acknowledged in this context. We pioneered the use of full logging suites in most of the North Sea fields you mention, and as I write this we are logging on Alaska's North Slope in a situation where no other logging company has a solution.For the record, we were the first company to log triple combo measurements in a CTD w...

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