Predator

Oil & gas drilling system

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See the product in action - Oil and gas drilling

Here's the setup process of Atlas Copco's Predator Drilling System designed to drill to depths of 10,000 feet in oil and gas applications. For more information, visit www.atlascopco.com/predator

Read about our Oil and gas application

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Integrated package with three components

Mobile drill rig, substructure and rig support system, pipe handling skate

Greater automation

provides for less manual labor

Hands-free breakout and pipe handling

contribute to a safer working environment

The Predator drilling system is a unique package that applies innovation and proven new technology to exploration and production drilling.

With a thirty-year history and an experience-base of over three hundred rigs in the global oil patch, Atlas Copco’s PREDATOR brings a new generation of design that reduces non-drilling time and cost, improves performance and energy efficiency and enhances safety. With its 220,000 pounds of hookload, PREDATOR has the strength and capacity to drill vertical, directional and horizontal wells to depths of approximately 8,000 feet in today’s global oil, CBM and natural gas basins.

  • Mast and substructure certified to API 4-F, 4th Edition.
  • Handles Range II or Range III casing
  • Clearance for up to a compact 11 in / 280 mm BOP stack
  • CANbus drilling control and diagnostic system
  • Handles Oil field external upset ”Bottleneck” drill pipe: 3 ½” to 5” OD, Range 2 and Range 3

  • Downloads

    • Deephole Drilling 12.6 MB, PDF
    • The Predator Drilling Rig 773.3 kB, PDF
    * Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (The maximum operating weight including accessories and cargo) ** Variables include: Formations, pipe size & weight, drilling method and casing program