Geothermal Well Blowout & Control Emergency Services
In 1995, GPC was awarded by geothermal district heating operators an ad-hoc emergency/rescue contractaimed at controling well blowouts and avoiding subsequent damage, owing to a sensitive, densely populated, urban environment, a hot fluid (65 to 80°C) and the presence of flamable (methane) and toxic (hydrogene sulphide) solution gases. This preventing policy proved effective with five sucessful operations recorded to date.
- acquire, maintain, replace the required equipment and logistics
- availability of the interventing team,24 hours around the clock, maximum 4 hours delay for leak diagnosis
- maximum 8 hours delay for team and equipments on site, ready to operate.