Hydrocarbon Well Plugging Week of January 27

HWS checked top of cement, began pulling 4.5″ casing. String weight of casing went above 30,000, should only be 13,000. Notified inspector, he said to trip in and set plug at 4.5″ casing cut, then shoot 4.5″ casing again one collar below 7″ casing shoe on the well in Nicholas County. Tripped in tubing, set a 238′ plug, tripped out of hole.

HWS checked top of cement, and set cement plug, tripped out of hole. Pulled on 7″ casing with no movement. Tripped in and set plug back up to surface. Cement dropping, cleaned up, and will check top if cement in the morning. Top off surface plug and begin rig down tomorrow.