Oil & gas drilling system
Here's the setup process of Atlas Copco's Predator Drilling System designed to drill to depths of 10,000 feet in oil and gas applications. For more information, visit www.atlascopco.com/predator
The Predator drilling system is a unique package that applies innovation and proven new technology to exploration and production drilling.
With a thirty-year history and an experience-base of over three hundred rigs in the global oil patch, Atlas Copco’s PREDATOR brings a new generation of design that reduces non-drilling time and cost, improves performance and energy efficiency and enhances safety. With its 220,000 pounds of hookload, PREDATOR has the strength and capacity to drill vertical, directional and horizontal wells to depths of approximately 8,000 feet in today’s global oil, CBM and natural gas basins.
|Pullback (Hook load)||200000 lbf||890 kN|
|Pulldown||50000 lbf||220 kN|
|Torque, Range 1||30000 lbf||130 kN|
|At speed||0 - 90 rpm||0 - 90 rpm|
|Torque, Range 2||15000 lbf||65 kN|
|At speed||0 - 180 rpm||0 - 180 rpm|
|Air piping||3000 psi||205 bar|
|Mud piping||3000 psi||205 bar|
|Deck engine||950 HP||950 HP|
|Carrier||Custom tridem chassis, Hydrostatic drive||Custom tridem chassis, Hydrostatic drive|
|Carrier weight (GVWR)*||113000 lb||51250 kg|
|Nominal depth range**||8000 ft||2435 m|