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James B Terry, Thomas Platt Wilson, Jay M Eppink, Albert C Odell II, William F Trainor, James W Estep, Haoshi Song: Well system. Halliburton Energy Services, Conley Rose P C, August 2, 2005: US06923273 (99 worldwide citation)

The drilling system includes a work string supporting a bottom hole assembly. The work string including lengths of pipe having a non-metallic portion. The work string preferably includes a composite coiled tubing having a fluid impermeable liner, multiple load carrying layers, and a wear layer. Mult ...


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Jay M Eppink, Albert C Odell II: Apparatus and method for drilling and reaming a borehole. Halliburton Energy Services, Conley Rose P C, July 26, 2005: US06920944 (41 worldwide citation)

A drilling assembly and an eccentric, adjustable diameter reamer are disclosed. The reamer includes cutter elements mounted on at least a first fixed blade for reaming a previously-formed borehole or for forming a borehole of increased diameter beneath an existing cased borehole. The method and appa ...


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Richard L Giroux, Gregory G Galloway, David J Brunnert, Patrick G Maguire, Tuong Thanh Le, Albert C Odell II, David M Haugen, Frederick T Tilton, Brent J Lirette, Mark Murray, Peter Barnes Moyes: Methods and apparatus for wellbore construction and completion. Weatherford Lamb, Patterson & Sheridan, December 25, 2007: US07311148 (35 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates methods and apparatus for lining a wellbore. In one aspect, a drilling assembly having an earth removal member and a wellbore lining conduit is manipulated to advance into the earth. The drilling assembly includes a first fluid flow path and a second fluid flow path. Fl ...


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Chi Huang Michael Chang, James W Estep, Albert C Odell II: Recirculatable ball-drop release device for lateral oilwell drilling applications. Halliburton Energy Services, Godley Rose & Tayon P C, November 20, 2001: US06318470 (34 worldwide citation)

A method for disconnecting tubular members and a ball-drop release device including an upper housing connected to tubing and a lower housing connected to a bottom hole assembly. The upper housing includes a recess end having grooves, and the lower housing includes an extension end having splines tha ...


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Jay M Eppink, Albert C Odell II: Apparatus and method for drilling and reaming a borehole. Halliburton Energy Services, Conley Rose P C, August 1, 2006: US07083010 (27 worldwide citation)

A drilling assembly, a reamer, and an adjustable diameter stabilizer are disclosed. The reamer includes cutter elements mounted on at least a first fixed blade for reaming a previously-formed borehole or for forming a borehole of increased diameter beneath an existing cased borehole. The apparatus p ...


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Wei Jake Xu, Albert C Odell II, Simon J Harrall, Thomas M Redlinger, Christopher M Vreeland, Andrew Antoine, David J Brunnert, Tommy L Laird, Michael J Moody, Frederick T Tilton: Extendable cutting tools for use in a wellbore. Weatherford Lamb, Patterson & Sheridan L, September 24, 2013: US08540035 (24 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention generally relate to extendable cutting tools for use in a wellbore. In one embodiment, a tool for use in a wellbore includes a tubular body having a bore therethrough, an opening through a wall thereof, and a connector at each longitudinal end thereof; and an arm ...


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Albert C Odell II, Richard Lee Giroux, Tuong Thanh Le, Gary Thompson, Karsten Heidecke, Joerg Lorenz, Doyle Frederic Boutwell Jr, Michael Hayes, Bernd Georg Pietras: Apparatus for gripping a tubular on a drilling rig. Weatherford Lamb, Patterson & Sheridan, January 25, 2011: US07874352 (23 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for running tubulars into and out of a wellbore. A gripping apparatus is activated with an actuator having a primary actuator and a redundant safety feature. The redundant safety feature may include one or more redundant fluid operated pistons. The gripping apparatus may includ ...


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Jay M Eppink, Albert C Odell II, James W Estep, James B Terry, Thomas Platt Wilson, William F Trainor: Three dimensional steerable system. Halliburton Energy Services, Conley Rose P C, July 29, 2003: US06598687 (16 worldwide citation)

A steering assembly includes upper and lower tubular housings connected by a universal joint. An angle cam is disposed on the end of the lower housing and projects into the upper housing. A plurality of wedge members extend axially from the upper housing and into engagement with the angle cam. Drive ...


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Jay M Eppink, Albert C Odell II, James W Estep, James B Terry, Thomas Platt Wilson, William F Trainor: Three dimensional steerable system and method for steering bit to drill borehole. Halliburton Energy Services, Conley Rose P C, January 18, 2005: US06843332 (15 worldwide citation)

A steering assembly includes upper and lower tubular housings connected by a universal joint. An angle cam is disposed on the end of the lower housing and projects into the upper housing. A plurality of wedge members extend axially from the upper housing and into engagement with the angle cam. Drive ...


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Jay M Eppink, Albert C Odell II, James W Estep, James B Terry, Thomas Platt Wilson, William F Trainor: Three dimensional steerable system and method for steering bit to drill borehole. Halliburton Energy Services, Conley Rose P C, August 19, 2003: US06607044 (15 worldwide citation)

A steering assembly includes upper and lower tubular housings connected by a universal joint. An angle cam is disposed on the end of the lower housing and projects into the upper housing. A plurality of wedge members extend axially from the upper housing and into engagement with the angle cam. Drive ...