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Thomas G Whiteley, John M Jackson: Orienting tool for slant/horizontal completions. Otis Engineering Corporation, Dennis T Griggs, April 28, 1992: US05107927 (62 worldwide citation)

A positioning tool is combined with a completion tool, for example a sand screen, for positioning the completion tool substantially within the lower half of a horizontal well casing member, and for automatically orienting the working face of the completion tool with respect to a predetermined sidewa ...


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Thomas G Whiteley, Travis W Cavender: Gravel packing and perforating a well in a single trip. Otis Engineering Corporation, Arnold White & Durkee, December 29, 1992: US05174379 (53 worldwide citation)

A new gravel packing system is provided whereby a well may be perforated, gravel packed and placed on production with a single trip of the tool string into the well. The system will include a crossover assembly which has a closure mechanism operatively associated therewith. The closure mechanism may ...


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Thomas G Whiteley: Well completion assembly. Halliburton Company, James R Duzan, L Wayne Beavers, November 13, 1990: US04969524 (24 worldwide citation)

A well completion assembly is constructed to be run on a tubing string into a well. The well can be gravel packed and subsequently opened to production without removing the tubing string from the well. The well completion assembly includes a packer, and a screen located below the packer. A gravel pa ...


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Thomas G Whiteley, Travis W Cavender: One-trip washdown system and method. Halliburton Company, James R Duzan, L Wayne Beavers, July 31, 1990: US04944348 (21 worldwide citation)

Gravel packing systems are disclosed which permit sand fill to be reverse circulated out of a well without tripping the gravel packing system itself out of the well. The gravel packing system can be utilized with a sump packer. An outer seal assembly is constructed to be received in a bore of the su ...


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Thomas G Whiteley, Wilson S Wimberley, Bryan Lane: System for continuous asset verification. PPI Technology Services, Buskop Law Group PC, Wendy Buskop, April 27, 2010: US07707076 (18 worldwide citation)

A system for continuous asset verification for at least one piece of well equipment using at least one radio frequency identification tag comprising: at least one radio frequency identification tag for removably attaching to at least one piece of well equipment; a first processor for storing informa ...


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Thomas G Whiteley, Wilson S Wimberley, Bryan Lane: Method for continuous asset verification. PPI Technology Services, Buskop Law Group PC, Wendy Buskop, February 2, 2010: US07657468 (16 worldwide citation)

A method for continuous asset verification using at least one radio frequency identification tag for at least one piece of well equipment comprising: writing information about the well equipment into a transportable data storage device; engaging the transportable data storage device with a controlle ...


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Thomas G Whiteley, Ronald Duane Thomas, Ben R Sullivan, Bruce Edward Davis, James P Wakefield: Method for monitoring well equipment during transport and storage. PPI Technology Services, Buskop Law Group PC, Wendy Buskop, October 13, 2009: US07603296 (12 worldwide citation)

Items of equipment and assemblies for use in drilling or completion of a well or in other well operations are monitored from the time they are assembled for shipment to a particular well site for a job through the time of delivery and installation at the well site. Radio frequency identifier devices ...


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Thomas G Whiteley, Wilson S Wimberley, Bryan Lane: Computer-implemented system for recording oil and gas inspection data. PPI Technology Services, Buskop Law Group PC, Wendy Buskop, February 16, 2010: US07664685 (9 worldwide citation)

A system for recording oil and gas inspection data comprising an inspection database server; a server-side vendor inspection database; at least one inspector client device; an inspector-side vendor inspection database; at least one customer client device; wherein at least one inspector inputs oil an ...


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David J Berger, Thomas G Whiteley: Method and apparatus for gravel packing a well through a tubing string. Otis Engineering Corporation, Mason M Campbell, June 15, 1993: US05219025 (9 worldwide citation)

A gravel packing assembly which may be utilized in a method to gravel pack a well through the tubing string. The gravel pack assembly includes a crossover assembly which facilitates the pumping of a gravel slurry into a wellbore, and the taking of the fluid return through the tubing string. A gravel ...


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Thomas G Whiteley, James McGrath, Ben R Sullivan: Method for monitoring and assembling equipment. PPI Technology Services, Buskop Law Group PC, Wendy Buskop, March 29, 2011: US07917409 (2 worldwide citation)

A method for monitoring shipments of a plurality of components and enabling assembly of the plurality of components. The method can include the steps of encoding a unique identifier and specification information on each component into a data storage of a GPS device; encoding assembly instructions fo ...