Boring Through A Crowd

By Jeff Griffin, Senior Editor | April 2012, Vol. 67 No. 4

“When pullback is complete and the pipe has been installed,” he continued, “the saved data can then be transferred wirelessly from the F5 receiver and loaded to a computer with DigiTrak LWD (log while drilling) software. The LWD software generates an as-built map displaying both the drilling fluid and tension profile of the installation. This data can then be stored and shared using either the printed version or the digital PDF copy of the project data.”