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.


SPE ICoTA Coiled Tubing & Well Intervention Conference & Exhibition
24-25 March 2015

The Woodlands, TX  USA

DEADLINE 28th July 2014

The SPE/ICoTA program committee invites you to submit your paper proposal for submission for this event.  The deadline to submit a proposal is 28 July 2014.  

To submit your abstract online or to see additional information, click here.   

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SPE ICoTA 20th European Well Intervention Conference
12-13 November 2014

Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Center, Scotland

DEADLINE 31st July 2014

The SPE ICoTA European Well Intervention Conference is Europe’s premier forum for exchange and discussion of the latest developments in well intervention and completion techniques. Now in its 20th year, the conference has matured into an event where well intervention professionals attend to share knowledge, learn and do business.

Upload your abstract and biography here or contact for additional information. 


Welltec wins the 2014 8th Annual Intervention Technology Award for its Welltec Lateral Intervention Tool (WLIT™)

March 26, 2014 Welltec was awarded the 2014 Intervention Technology Award for its WLIT™ technology; a tool designed to address the challenges of intervening in multilateral, Maximum Reservoir Contact (MRC) and Extreme Reservoir Contact (ERC) wells.

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.

Our 2014-2015 Senior Chair, Jason Skufca of ConocoPhillips, presented the award to Brian Sidle during 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:

  • EasyReach™ Lubricant by Baker Hughes
  • D-Jar by Schlumberger