Houston International is specialized in drill string equipment and drilling tools. HI is a fully integrated provider of drilling products. We offer a complete range of high-performance products and services for the toughest drilling applications, including drill pipe, heavy weight, drill collars, casing, BOP, drilling tools and other accessories.
HI line of API certified products perform in the highest standard of operation with impeccable efficiency. We are able to supply quality products to our customers with competitive prices. Customers who buy equipment from us can benefit from great saving and get their equipment in time.
HI Services offers a full line of pipe inspection and machine shop services around the clock to meet its customers’ drilling needs. Specialists include certified inspectors and skilled CNC machine operators to ensure quality and efficiency on every project.
HI Services specializes in ultrasonic pipe inspection using the latest in nondestructive testing (NDT) procedures and drilling component manufacturing using CNC lathe technology.
Houston International is a supplier of choice to international oil & gas operators who take drilling to extremes – and require downhole products built for the task. Our solutions have been forged from years of experience in some of the toughest oilfield environments in the world.
We pride ourselves on quick, efficient and professional product supply and service delivery. Houston International's commitment to customer service continues long after the product leaves the plant .
Houston International Drilling’s make-up / break-out service is performed consistently using the same procedure for each joint of pipe, thus avoiding material handling mishaps and the potential variability of procedure by different rig crews.
If galling does occur during the process, it is repaired or replaced immediately saving additional rig time or transportation. Pipe that has been properly broken-in lasts longer. Time is money on the drilling rig. It takes about 10 minutes per joint to break-in pipe at the rig site. If you are breaking in a 15,000-foot drillstring (about 500 joints), that’s 5,000 minutes (or 83 hours) of rig and crew time. The procedure for make-up/break-out of tool joints includes:
- Joints are finish-machined, inspected and phos-coated prior to operation. . .View Details
We have available approved and qualified field service engineers are located in strategic centers around the world and are available at a moment’s notice no matter where the worldwide region of interest. Field Service engineers are available to offer customer support and provide a full range of services including: