Design and development of downhole tools. Improving on outdated design of drilling tools. Investigating new drilling tool opportunities.

Drilltools - innovative responsive dependable solutions to drilling problems.

Drilltools Ltd is an independent engineering design and development company who specialise in innovative solutions to drilling problems. Founded in 2014 the company has its head office in Edinburgh in the UK with an operations base in Aberdeen. The directors of Drilltools have a long track record in oilwell drilling and intervention and carry this experience through into their designs. The focus of design is the improvement of safety and efficiency of drilling operations, especially in more challenging environments.

In addition to design and development the company offers operational support for its tools as well as general drilling engineering services.

Drilltools Ltd operates in compliance with ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and DNV GL-OS-E101.

Our Locations

  • Solidworks 2016 Professional
  • Solidworks flow simulation software
  • Conventional turning and milling capability
  • Fabrication

Test Facilities

  • 85ft deep c/w cemented 9-5/8" Casing
  • Pull capacity 5,000 lbs
  • Snubbing capacity 5,000 lbs
  • 1 tonne air winch
  • Rotation up to 200 rpm at 1,000 ft-lbs
  • Circulation up to 350 gpm
  • Circulation rate up to 2,400 gpm
  • Drilling mud compatible
  • Twin centrifugal pumps with tank and mixing capability
  • Flowrate: 0 - 6,000 l/min
  • Pressure: 0 - 30,000 psi
  • Temperature: 0 - 250°C
  • RPM: 0 - 2,500 RPM
  • Tension: 0 - 5,000 Kgs
  • Torque: 0 - 6,000 ft.lbs
  • Remote video monitoring
  • 22,500 psi working pressure
  • 7½" inside diameter
  • Maximum tool length 10 ft
  • Tensile test up to 1,400,000 lbs
  • Make-up rating up to 55,000 ft-lbs
  • Break-out rating up to 55,000 ft-lbs