Welcome to ICoTA.
The Intervention & Coiled Tubing Association (ICoTA) is a not-for-profit, member-funded organization with the primary objective of improving communication and promotion of technical awareness within the well intervention industry. Membership comprises individuals from all sectors of the coiled tubing industry including service users, service providers, tubing and equipment manufacturers.
Welltec wins the 2013 7th Annual Intervention Technology Award for its Well Cutter Technology!
March 26, 2013 Welltec was awarded the 2013 Intervention Technology Award for its Well Cutter technology; a novel tool that enables efficient, safe drill pipe, liner, tubing and casing recovery operations without the need for explosives.
ICoTA International’s Annual Intervention Technology Award recognizes outstanding technical innovation or application of technology for well intervention. The application of the newintervention technology or technique should demonstrate; reduced risk, increased production, improved safety or minimized environmental impact.
Alex received the winner’s trophy from Brian Schwanitz, Senior Chairman of ICoTA at the SPE/ICoTA Well Intervention and Coiled Tubing Conference & Exhibition, held in The Woodlands, Texas. For additional information, visit the Welltec website.
Other close contenders (in no particular order) short-listed for this year’s award were:
- NOLA - 30,000 psi Working Pressure Rated PCE by NOV ASEP Elmar
- ReSOLVE Milling Tool by Schlumberger