Required by AER Directive 13, the integrity of suspended wells must be checked by oil companies. Governing bodies closely monitor proper suspensions, and simple shutting the valves can lead to fixes. Surface Solutions Inc. provides accurate testing and digital pictures proving that testing was done and providing a visual of the wellhead.
Suspended Well Inspection – AER Directive 13 Regulatory Testing – Surface Solutions Inc. Alberta
There are numerous risk levels requiring different inspection types. Low risk wells can be visually inspected. Medium and high risk wells, however, require pressure testing of both the casing and tubing to satisfy government standards. Companies that have specific report requirements can have these uploaded into the SSI report.