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Castolin Eutectic invests in HVOF, Arc-spray and last-generation machinery for its Dubai services workshop

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Castolin Eutectic invested in HVOF booths, machining and arc-spray equipment to supplement the capabilities of its OilTec Services facility in the Dubai headquarters. The Castolin Services workshop in the Jebel Ali Free Zone is currently in process of being equipped with state-of-the-art capabilities:

New DrilTec® Product Range: Wear Resistant Technology for Advanced Drilling

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The DrilTec® STC Coating system has been carefully designed to cover the needs for coatings on all components of the Bottom Hole Assembly (BHA) drilling tools. The high performance features of these coating systems will match customers' expectations and assist to improve today's drilling technology. Through use of carefully selected material and alloys, the wear performance has been maximized by combining an understanding of the wear and the choice of the right microstructure, combined with WC.

Russia's growing interest in HARDBANDING

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The OilTec Division of Castolin Eutectic, world experts in wear protection of drilling equipment and tools, presented key solutions to drilling contractors, service and production companies at the 12th Moscow International Exhibition “Oil and Gas” / “MIOGE 2013”. The event took place in Moscow on 25 – 28 June 2013.


Did you take the opportunity to meet our hardbanding experts at OTC 2013?

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Castolin Eutectic and the OilTec division experienced great success at the Offshore Technology Conference 2013 in Houston USA, an industry event attracting yearly more than 80,000 attendees from more than 100 countries worldwide. Our booth visitors had the chance to test and experiment with our new line of OTW Hardbanding wires, which provide you with optimised performance for Oil and Gas drilling and keep cracks away, while staying casing-friendly. Strongly focused on drilling, exploration, production and environmental protection, we are yearly present at OTC, the world’s foremost event for the development of offshore resources.


OTW12: a breakthrough alloy for drill pipe hardbanding

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OTW-12 has been formulated to confer optimum hardbanding wear resistance in open hole drilling situations whilst retaining “casing friendly” properties. Some of its specific performance enhancing properties are:

  • Smooth weld deposit profile
  • Totally immune to cracking
  • Elimination of spalling risks
  • Improved fatigue strength
  • Multipass capabilities up to 15 mm
  • Easy rewelding over worn hardbanding