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Offshore Drilling Accounts For 10% Of Total US Oil Production

Vast reserves are still untapped by offshore drilling in both the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans - 14.3 billion barrels of oil and 55 trillion c.f. of natural gas.

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PDC Drill Bits For Rotary Drilling Rigs

Available in either matrix or steel bodies, PDC drill bits offer higher rate of penetration than tricones in many different formations.

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Atlas Copco Secoroc Focus Drill Bits Are Designed To Deliver Performance.

Atlas Copco bit selection guide, examples of shirttail protection, and TCI and steel tooth cutting structure.

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Oil Well Drilling Requires Lots Of Money And Personnel

Oil well drilling requires many pre-drilling decisions, such as whether to reverse circulate and which type of drilling mud to use.

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The Largest Shale Oil Deposit In The World Is Found In The Green River Basin

Shell Oil Company's in-situ conversion process requires a "freeze wall" around the outside perimeter of the shale oil extraction zone to prevent groundwater contamination.

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New Item

Check out our new product, the Twister bit. Suitable for drilling out cement, composite plugs and cast iron plugs. Economical and cost effective.

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Overstock Items!

12 - 8 1/2 Ulterra tooth bits, new and in the box. IADC 137. $1850 each.