HPHT Drilling Procedures
The information contained in this document is provided as guidelines and should be used in conjunction with the kick procedures flowcharts to deal with specific well control problems.
These procedures basically apply to the hp section of an hp well, generally following the setting of the deep intermediate casing, (9.5/8" - 10.3/4").
The need to maintain good communications cannot be over emphasised. For situations not covered by these procedures a plan/flowchart should be drawn . . .