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Lars Harald Norheim

Director Business Development & Sales

Arild Helleren

Region Director, Asia Pacific
Phone: +60 12 304 3681

Brett Hrabovsky

Area Manager Oiltools North America
Phone: +1 (281) 785 9222

Nordine Benyahia

Business Development Manager, Angola
Phone: +244 943 254 580

Vaughn Griffin

Region Director, Middle East
Phone: +971 552 3333 86

Bjørn Bærheim

Region Director, Europe & Africa
Phone: + 47 51 30 81 70

Bjørn Bærheim

Region Director
Phone: + 47 51 30 81 70

Kenneth Bertram

Country Manager
Phone: +44 01224 767677
Proven in over 300 successful operations, X-it’s™ unique multi-ramp whipstock geometry and fourth generation mill provide a step change in sidetrack drilling performance. With X-it™ technology, sidetracks are delivered efficiently, reliably and with far greater accuracy. The X-it™ system is the result of decades of hard-won experience in deploying and delivering sidetrack technology. In refining X-it™, our specialists have maintained a clear focus on efficiency, reliability and accuracy as fundamental requirements of our sidetrack solutions. The X-it™ system consists of two main components, each with its own combination of unique features and benefits; each working in harmony with the other. X-it  Specifications
Whipstock OD, in 4 1/4 4 1/2 5 1/2 5 1/2 6 6 1/4 8 11 1/2
Casing size, in 5 1/2 5 1/2 7 7 7 5/8 7 5/8 9 5/8 13 3/8
Concave angle 2.5º 2.5º 2.5º 2.5º
Mill Length, ft [m] 8.1 [2.5] 8.1 [2.5] 11.6 [3.5] 8.7 [2.7] 12.3 [3.7] 12.3 [3.7] 12.0 [3.7] 21.5 [6.7]
Length to anchor, ft [m] 10.5 [3.2] 10.5 [3.2] 13.0 [4.0] 10.0 [3.0] 14 [4.3] 14 [4.3] 13.5 [4.1] 15 [4.6]
Total length, ft [m] 15.5 [4.7] 15.5 [4.7] 18.0 [5.5] 15.0 [4.6] 18 [5.5] 18 [5.5] 18.5 [5.6] 21.5 [6.6]
Weight, lbs 700 700 1,000 850 1,100 1,100 2,000 4,000
Roll pin shear value, lbs 1,500 1,500 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 8,000
Shear bolt shear value, lbs 15,000 20.000 25,000 25,000 25,000 30,000 35,000 45,000

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