DD/MWD/LWD Surface Systems and Software


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Below you will find some manufacturers/suppliers of DD/MWD/LWD Surface Systems and Software which can be purchased “off the shelf”. Please contact them directly to receive more information about the product and its compatibility for your existing MWD/LWD equipment. Further customization is possible.

MWD/LWD Surface Systems

  1. Tolteq – GUIDE MWD Surface System
  2. Bench Tree – Bench Tree Receiver
  3. Focus Oil Tools – KeyDrill MWD Surface Receiver System
    They seem to be providing products from KeyDrill Technology.
  4. OilField Guidance
  5. Laversab – Model 4100
  6. Compass Directional Guidance – Surface Systems
  7. Pulse Directional Technologies – Surface Interface Receiver (SIR)
  8. Isys Tools – Advanced Mud Pulse Decoding System
  9. Axel MWD – Axel Surface Unit and Vision

DD/MWD/LWD Software

  1. Bench Tree – Bench Tree Software Suite
  2. Polaris Guidance Systems
  3. KeyDrill Technology
  4. Digital Drilling Data Systems (DigiDrill) – DataLogger
  5. OilField Guidance – Software
  6. Drill Tek MWD – Archer software
  7. Landmark COMPASS Directional Well Planning Software
  8. Dynamic Graphics Well Architect
  9. Weatherford Tech21 Engineering Solutions 5D Directional Drilling Database Design Display – Currently not offered for commercial sale.
  10. Precision Drilling Technology (PDT) Winserve (now obsolete?)  and HawkEye3D
  11. Agilis Software’s Kellydown
  12. Trant Logistics TL Longbow PRIME Well Planning Software DD & MWD Software
  13. PathTracker Directional and Horizontal Drilling Survey Calculation and Well Planning software for Microsoft Windows
  14. Innova Software Well Seeker
  15. Schlumberger’s Drilling Office and Petrell Well Design Software
  16. TechDrill International Integrated Drilling Software Suite
  17. LogIT MWD Surface Software
  18. DrillScan
  19. HydroProjects – WellDev
  20. Paradigm Sysdrill Software
  21. Byte Process – ByteDaq and ByteLog
  22. Mezintel Inc. – Mezintel Gamma
  23. Axel MWD – Axel InterConnect and Triple Combo
  24. SurWay – Yuri Kaplan & Co
  25. BOREHOG – The digital bore logging app designed specifically for horizontal directional drilling
  26. MWD STD – Free and Open Source MWD Survey Management System

Geosteering Software

  1. ROGII – StarSteer
  2. Stoner Engineering Software – SES Geosteering
  3. Paradigm – Geolog Geosteer
  4. BoreSight
  5. RockWare – RockWorks
  6. Horizontal Solutions Inc – LatNavNet
  7. GeoGraphix – smartStrat

Real-time Drilling Data Software

  1. Etech International – VuMax
  2. Moblize
  3. Petrolink
  4. NOV MD Totco RigSense
  5. RigMinder
  6. Canrig – RigWatch

More soon. Thanks to colleagues who already suggested new additions and help me maintain the list. Much appreciated.

Last updated: July 28, 2022