Annular Friction Management

Definition(s)


Annular Friction Management

Friction Management Method.

Source: ABS Guide for Classification and Certification of Managed Pressure Drilling Systems, September 2017. Global Standards

 

Annular Friction Management

Systems allowing for continued circulation during drill pipe connections, thereby maintaining constant bottom hole pressure. This technique is also referred to as the CCM method in some publications.

Source: ABS Guide for Classification and Certification of Managed Pressure Drilling Systems, September 2017. Global Standards