View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Eztek
9 December 2008

Record Turns on Breakout Drill Pipe Machine

Eztek have provided a customer with a torque against turns recording facility on a stroking drill pipe machine, which once again proves that the impossible can be done.

To our knowledge, these high torque machines have only ever produced a torque against time graph. In some cases, a fully rotating machine is required, which are much more costly and complex. These machines are typically limited in torque output and cannot, in most cases, make up a high-torque drill pipe.

With vast torque machine experience and dedicated design team, Eztek provide the complete hardware and software solution.

A true mechanical torque turn graph eliminates errors and proves the connection to be made up correctly. Installation takes less than one day and can be carried out by the customer using our technical instructions and support. We can even rent the calibration tool, which will provide UKAS national and international traceability to 100,000ft/lb.

Robin Hunter, sales and marketing manager for Eztek, states: “Our torque system is based on our most popular electronic PCB design. Together with our proven industrial workshop computer, we provide the most sensible and robust solution.”

Eztek's EZI-INTERCOM - The Perfect Solution for Rig Communications
Eztek’s instrumentation can be customised to suit client needs, is powerful enough to deliver reliable and detailed results, and simple enough to require little or...
NEWSLETTER Sign up Tick the boxes of the newsletters you would like to receive. The top stories of the day delivered to you every weekday. A weekly roundup of the latest news and analysis, sent every Friday. The industry's most comprehensive news and information delivered every month.
I consent to GlobalData UK Limited collecting my details provided via this form in accordance with the Privacy Policy
SUBSCRIBED

THANK YOU

Thank you for subscribing to Offshore Technology