Due to the age of the offshore oil & gas infrastructure and the highly corrosive environment; parted conductors are a common problem in many parts of the world.
There can be numerous causes, some of which are:
- Corrosion – especially in the splash zone.
- Lack of proper centralizers.
- Long, unsupported lengths between conductor guides.
MADCON has numerous repair options for parted conductors. Repairs are designed to fit with the anticipated life of the well.