Gyroscopy and Navigation

, Volume 1, Issue 1, pp 66–72 | Cite as

High-rate precision directional surveys in small-diameter wellbores: Results from practical implementation

  • Ya. I. Binder
  • T. V. Paderina
  • V. G. Rozentsvein


We present the results from the development and implementation of a new small-sized cable gyro inclinometer (GI) designed for precision continuous surveying in wellbores during the movement of a downhole tool. We discuss the solutions for the GI’s design, configuration, and operation algorithms that allowed us to create a state-of-the-art instrument for monitoring wellbore position.


Wellbore Drill String Continuous Survey Directional Survey Angular Rate Sensor 
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© Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ya. I. Binder
    • 1
  • T. V. Paderina
    • 1
  • V. G. Rozentsvein
    • 1
  1. 1.Concern CSRI ElektropirborJSCSt. PetersburgRussia

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