WellSafe Explorer

WellSafe Explorer

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WellSafe Explorer is a safety device designed to prevent major incidents during “locked to bottom” operations from floating vessels.


  • Applicable for all locked-to-bottom operations not requiring coiled tubing
  • Over tension protection system
  • Remotely operated from strong- to weak mode
  • Strong mode during rig up and landing
  • Weak mode in “locked to bottom”
  • Adjustable weak mode setting point
  • Tension system activates on over tension

Operational/Cost Benefit

  • Compliant with existing rig handling systems.
  • Improved HSE performance during WL operation
  • No interference to personnel in compensator lock events
  • Safe handling of equipment and reduced risk of dropped objects
  • Full riser system integrity in a rig compensator lock event
  • Protects the well control equipment from accidental tension loads

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Jens Honoré
Manager Operations
+47 932 13 847