Drilling Advisory Services


Drilling Advisory Services

MMG Energy Drilling Advisory team brings critically needed guidance to project initiation, conceptual planning, and independent review of current drilling plans and well integrity assessment for drilling and work-over projects.

Our Drilling Advisors offer additional support and time, as necessary, to the client’s well planning teams to give depth and breathe to project scope and well planning requirements. This service offering provides a spectrum of well planning, engineering and drilling capabilities and where necessary representation on our client’s interests in joint venture partnership meeting and conferences.

We provide advice on:

  • Well design and planning, scheduling and scope of drilling requirements
  • Costs and time scale to well planning and well construction
  • Long lead items and materials lead times including identification of technologies to deliver challenging projects
  • Workflows and deliverables to achieve well objectives risk assessments, mitigation and contingency planning
  • Survey and permit requirements
  • Overview of contracting strategy
  • Identifying criteria for selecting suitable rig and services and rig market access strategy
  • Creating a robust strategy for services and materials selection for well operations
  • Project scoping and support to identifying specialist studies that will enhance forward planning
  • Streamlining requirements for well planning and operations
  • services to meet well objectives
  • Helping to identify needs and opportunities for the clients through bespoke gap analysis

Other key drivers & additional values to client

  •  Cost saving through fit-for-purpose engineering and best practices
  • Safety – through detailed risk assessment, mitigation and contingency planning and well integrity
  • Well integrity through matured action plans and action reviews and documented implementation
  • Confidence – through spectrum of OilDynamix integrated engineering capabilities, support and working knowledge of international engineering standards and best practices
  • Casing design and material selection – use of industry packages and from first principle for all load cases
  • Mud selection – rheology, weight, cost, wellbore stability and well control
  • Bit selection and drilling optimization
  • Bespoke engineering in specialist areas – Coring, CFD, Formation Damage & Sand Control, GeoMechanics, MPD and drilling challenging wells – HPHT, deepwater, unconventional well work-over, detailed completion design and documentation of drilling operations and completion accessories for new and work-over wells