bridge plug

bridge plug

[′brij ‚pləg]
(petroleum engineering)
A downhole tool used to isolate a lower zone while an upper section is being tested or cemented; consists of slips, a plug mandrel, and a sealing element that is run and set in casing.
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Tenders are invited for Procurememnt of bridge plug
Following the re-perforation, the tubing-deployed hydraulically-set bridge plug has been installed, and the well will now be re-completed to prepare the borehole for the next operational stage.
QATAR Provision of casing bridge plug equipment Tender no : RLWM-658 Description : Provision of casing bridge plug equipment and services.
The Gemini Retrievable Bridge Plug is a high performance monobore plugging solution which can be set at any required depth in tubing or casing.
The well has been prepared with a bridge plug and packer in order that Stage 2 can be pumped as soon as the company's pressure pump contractor is available, which is scheduled for the week commencing September 3rd.
Summary: Since the last update approval to suspend the well has been obtained from the Tunisian designated authorities, the well bore has been successfully isolated with 5 cement plugs as well a retrievable bridge plug and a surface corrosion cap installed.
injectivity test was successfully isolated from the deeper reservoirs with the setting of a cast iron bridge plug.
The company is planning to seal a bridge plug on those zones on September 21, 2009.
Subsequently, the Company conducted a down hole survey and placed a bridge plug near the end of the bore-hole with the goal of shutting off water production from a presumed high permeability open fracture.
Tenders are invited for Wireline bridge plug and adapter kit
Provision of casing bridge plug equipment Tender no: RLWM-658 Description: Provision of casing bridge plug equipment and services.
Since the last update, Strike has successfully placed a bridge plug in the original well bore, set the whipstock and milled a 3.9m window at 2,094m in the intermediate casing.