Deep Water Services


International Snubbing Services can provide the expertise needed for well intervention on your deepwater assets. ISS has successfully completed projects on TLP, Spar, Compliant Tower (BCT), and Semisubmersible platforms.
Units available for deep water intervention include 150k, 225k, 340k, 460k, 600k. All units are available with passive compensation substructures with full skidding capabilities.

Services Include:

  • Workovers: Tubing Change Outs
  • ESP Change Outs
  • Recompletions
  • Gravel Packing
  • Thru Tubing Intervention
  • Pipeline Cleanouts
  • Flowline Cleanouts
  • Plug & Abandonment

Advantages vs Traditional Platform Rig Based Workovers Include:

 Hydraulic Workover UnitPlatform Rig
Trucking of EquipmentLess More
Boats Required1-25-7
Crews Size POB Considerations12-1420+
Rigup & Rigdown Time3-5 days2 weeks+
Heaviest LiftsLess than 30,000 lbsGreater than 30,000 lbs
Platform Space RequirementsLessMore
Weather Vulnerability Less SusceptibleMore Susceptible